Lone Tree defeated Sigourney 10-3 on Tuesday in the quarterfinals of the Class 1A District 9 tournament in Lone Tree.
Leading 5-3, Lone Tree put the game out of reach with five runs in the bottom of the sixth inning, highlighted by Jake Viner’s bases-loaded double.
Lone Tree jumped out to an early 2-0 lead in the bottom of the first after three consecutive walks, a Dawson Swails RBI single and a Ty Schillerstrom sacrifice fly.
Travis Gillham added an RBI double in the fifth.
Swails was 2-for-4 with two RBI for Lone Tree, while Erik Murry picked up the win striking out 10 and allowed five hits in six innings of work.
Sophomore Ross Swinton pitched a hitless seventh inning.
Lone Tree (16-9) hosts Highland (17-8) in the District 9 semifinals at 7 p.m. Thursday.