Section pitcher Trevier Porter was unhittable on Thursday.
The junior pitched a no-hitter during the Lions’ 10-0 Class 2A Area 16 win over visiting Ider.
Porter recorded nine strikeouts over six innings as Section (4-3, 2-0) completed the area series sweep of Ider (3-6, 0-2), which had just one hit in the series after Section’s Taylor Payne pitched a one-hitter in Tuesday’s 13-0 victory.
Porter also contributed a two-run single and three RBIs in all. Wiley McCutchen went 2-for-4 with two RBIs and Drake McCutchen went 2-for-4 with a double and an RBI for the Lions. Jonathan Carroll and Jacob Gentry both singled and drive in a run. Blake Henry added a double and a single and Payne had an RBI.
Fyffe 11, NSM 2 — At Fyffe, the No. 3-ranked Red Devils erased North Sand Mountain’s early lead en route to sweeping the Class 2A Area 15 series with the Bison.
NSM (0-7, 0-2) grabbed a 1-0 lead in the top of the first inning when Russ Marr walked and scored on a wild pitcher. Fyffe (12-1, 2-0) answered with three runs in the bottom of the first and three more in the second and fourth innings before scoring two in the fifth. NSM’s other run came when Dylan Marr drew a bases-loaded walk that plated Austin Hill in the top of the fifth.
Drake Holland had two singles and a walk for NSM while Landon Green finished 2-for-4. Hill, Russ Marr, Dylan Marr, Jayden Culpepper and Houston Jackson had one hit each.