Dryden second baseman Tommy Giles looks to force out a baserunner last Thursday.

DRYDEN — The Dryden varsity baseball team split a pair of North Central Thumb League contests with Kingston last Thursday.

With the results, Dryden now stands at 7-4 and 4-2.

In the opener, Dryden registered a 2-1 triumph against Kingston.

Dylan Ledford (a double) and Charlie Fliedner (a single) furnished Dryden’s hits.

Ledford was the winning Dryden pitcher. He gave up two hits over six innings, struck out 13 and walked three.

In the second contest, Dryden fell by a 1-0 score.

Ledford (a pair of singles) paced Dryden’s offensive attack. He was backed by Zack Lemke and Fliedner (a single each).

Kevin Kissane

Kevin Kissane has been covering high school sports for the Tri-City Times since 1985. When not standing on a field or court with his camera and notepad, he enjoys golf, travel and family. Kevin is a 1980 graduate of Capac High School, and is also a grad of St. Clair Community College and earned a degree in journalism from Central Michigan University.