PITTSFIELD, Mass. -- Ryan LaPierre struck out 12 in six innings on the mound to lead the Pittsfield baseball team to a 9-1 win over Monument Mountain on Thursday.
LaPierre allowed just one hit and one unearned run before turning the ball over to Christian Marchbanks, who struck out two in a hitless seventh.
LaPierre also helped his cause by going 3-for-4 with a double and an RBI.
Marchbanks was 3-for-3 and doubled, and Jon Halse was 2-for-4 with a pair of RBIs in a 14-hit Pittsfield attack.
Kyle Gochey went 1-for-3, and Jackson Smith drove in a run for the Spartans.
Monument Mountain (3-7) hosts Mount Everett on Friday.
Pittsfield (11-2) goes to Drury on Friday.