GJ Rockies: Rox score two in the 9th, defeat Orem

OREM, UT (KKCO/KJCT) Back-to-back singles by Niko Decolati and Grant Lavigne with runners in scoring position gave the Rockies a ninth-inning lead and a 6-5 win over the Orem Owlz on Tuesday.

Lavgine, Will Golsan and Coco Montes each went 2-4 in the victory.

Alejandro Mejia went 3.1 innings allowing four earned runs in the start for the Rockies.

The bullpen shut out the Owlz offense the rest of the way.

Alexander Martinez closed out the game for the Rockies in the ninth.

With the win the Rockies took three of four from Orem and ended their 11-game road trip at 5-6.

Grand Junction returns home with a 9-10 record. They will face the Ogden Raptors for the Fourth of July game at Suplizio Field. First pitch is at 6 P.M. followed by a firework show.

The Rockies went 1-2 against Ogden to begin the road trip.

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