HOLDEN -- Holden scored in every inning to rout Family Christian 18-1 in five innings Friday as part of the Holden/French Settlement Tournament.
The Rockets led 5-1 after two and erupted for six in the 3rd and seven in the 4th to put the game out of reach.
Brian Smith gave up three hits and struck out six in five innings to get the win.
The Rockets had 16 hits as Smith went 4-for-5 with 4 RBIs and three runs scored, Scott Robertson went 3-for-4 with three runs scored and two RBIs, Dawson Hutchinson went 2-for-3 with two RBIs and two runs scored, Dustin Rushing had three RBIs, John Sharp was 2-for-3 with three runs scored and and RBI, Phillip Davidson went 2-for-4 with an RBI and a run scored and Cole Forbes had two RBIs.
HOLDEN 18, FAMILY CHRISTIAN 1
FCA 010 00 -- 1 3 3
Holden 146 7x -- 18 16 0
E. Dunbar, J. Shepherd (4) and J. Morrell. Brian Smith and Dustin Rushing. W -- Brian Smith. L -- E. Dunbar. 2B: Brian Smith, Scott Robertson (2). 3B: John Sharp, Brian Smith. Records: Holden 7-4, Family Christian 0-7. Up next: Holden at Amite on Monday, 5:30 p.m.