Ryan Borthick
Platte Canyon junior Josh Rummelhart slides back to first base after a pick-off attempt, beating the catch by Clear Creek freshman Cooper Frey on Saturday. The Huskies won 25-15.
Husky baseball decimates rival Golddiggers

By Michael Kelly

EVERGREEN — The Platte Canyon baseball team didn’t so much as beat Clear Creek on Saturday afternoon as survive against the Golddiggers.

Falling temperatures, wind gusts that blew the ball around in unpredictable ways made life difficult for both teams. But thanks to some big hits and resiliency the Huskies prevailed, 25-15, at Clear Creek High School.