FALLS TOWNSHIP – Dakota Peyton tossed a three-hitter, as visiting Philo edged West Muskingum 1-0 in Muskingum Valley League action on Thursday.
The game was scoreless until the sixth inning. Wyatt Harrop led off with a single and came home on a one-out single by Patrick Henry for the Electrics (5-6, 5-3).
Peyton struck out nine and walked one in the victory and Henry had two of Philo’s five hits. Kolt Moore and Easton Jones also had singles.
Dylan Lyons took the loss with 10 strikeouts and one walk in seven innings, Phelan Shutts hit a double and Seth Mirgon and Greg Kanavel each had singles for the Tornadoes (5-8, 1-6).