Truckee grad scores winning run for WNCC |

Truckee grad scores winning run for WNCC

Jason Chapman, a 2006 Truckee High graduate, had four hits and four RBIs and scored the winning run as the Western Nevada Community College baseball team came back to beat Modesto 7-6 in a scrimmage on Friday at John L. Harvey Field inCarson City.WNCC was able to win despite being without 11 players, who are playing this weekend in the Scenic West Athletic Conference all-star series consisting of two games in Salt Lake City designed to be a showcase for college coaches and pro scouts.Chapman singled and eventually scored on Cliff Shepards single to give WNCC a 7-6 lead in the eighth inning.Earlier, Chapmans two-run double brought the Wildcats to within 5-4.Those representing WNCCin the all-star series included pitchers Justin Garcia, Josh Brink, Stephen Sauer, Cole Rohrbough and Dan Grubbs and Ryan Simpson, Taylor Meiras, Brad Carlsen, Pat Grennan, Thomas Miller and Kyle Bondurant.Next on its fall schedule, WNCC plays the Reno Astros Friday in a 7 p.m. game at Moana Stadium in Reno.

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