Fernandez leads JetHawks past Modesto
LANCASTER, Calif. - The Lancaster JetHawks once again jumped out to an early lead over Modesto as they took down the Nuts, 7-2, on Thursday night at The Hangar. Vince Fernandez led the charge offensively, driving in four runs on four hits for Lancaster.
LANCASTER, Calif. - The Lancaster JetHawks once again jumped out to an early lead over Modesto as they took down the Nuts, 7-2, on Thursday night at The Hangar.
Lancaster (9-6, 42-43) scored first in the opening inning. With two outs,
That was just the start of a big night for Fernandez. In the third inning, the JetHawks scored four times on six hits. After a Colton Welker RBI single, Fernandez brought home a run with a double.
In the fourth inning, Fernandez came up with two on and two out. He ripped a double to plate both men on base, giving Lancaster a 7-1 lead. Fernandez finished the night 4-for-4 with two doubles and four RBI. The four hits and four RBI both matched season-highs for the All-Star.
Lancaster is now 9-6 in the Second Half and a game below .500 overall. The JetHawks have won eight of ten against Modesto, and the team is 22-16 against the North Division.
The JetHawks go for the series win Friday night. Lefty