Four-run fifth lifts Miners past ValleyCats



AUGUSTA, N.J. — A four-run fifth inning propelled the Sussex County Miners to a 5-1 Frontier League victory over the Tri-City ValleyCats on Friday at Skylands Stadium.

With the score tied 1-1, Isaias Quiroz hit a two-run double to five the Miners a 3-1 lead. Errol Robinson followed with a run-scoring triple, and he came home on Nilo Rijo’s double.

The ValleyCats’ only run came on a Jesus Lujano sacrifice fly in the third inning.

The two teams meet again at 6:05 p.m. Saturday.

Tri-City 001 000 000 — 1 7 0

Sussex County 010 040 00x — 5 8 2

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