Fifth inning burst propels Smithfield over Hyrum

SMITHFIELD – A 7-run fifth inning lifted the Smithfield Blue Sox to an 11-0 win over Hyrum Tuesday on the road.

Brennan Reese led the way for Smithfield with three hits, including a double, Jordan Hansen added a triple and Kolton Anderson hit a home run to fuel the rout.

Colby Read tossed five scoreless innings for the Blue Sox, who improved to 10-6 in Northern Utah League action. Hyrum remained winless on the season at 0-11.

Smithfield returns to action Wednesday when the Blue Sox travel to Brigham City, while Hyrum travels to Providence. Both games are scheduled for 7:30 p.m.

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