Brookstone used an 11-run fifth inning to finish off a 16-2 victory against Telfair County on Friday, completing a doubleheader sweep in the first round of the Class A baseball state tournament.
The Cougars won the first game 8-3.
In the second game, Jake Howard homered, doubled and drove in four runs. Drew Lingo was 2-for-3 with a home run and four RBIs. Shawn Thomas added a three-run double.
Brookstone starter Brewer Carter allowed two runs (one earned) on six hits. He struck out five.
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