Huskies beat Rifle, split with Bears

By Chris Freud

EDWARDS — Battle Mountain baseball, after all these years, christened its scoreboard on Saturday.And it spelled out a nice story. The Huskies beat Rifle, 4-1, for the first time since the program moved up to 4A way back in 2004. That was part of split with the Bears as Rifle took the nightcap, 8-6.As much as the Huskies (3-9 overall and 2-6 in the Slope) wanted to sweep the doubleheader, Saturday was another concrete step for the rebuilding program.“It’s really good,” Huskies skipper Jose Meza said. “We feel like we’re on our way up.”Not only was it good for the …

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