The Williston-Elko High baseball team cruised past Blackville-Hilda High by a count of 17-1 Friday in Blackville.
With the win, Williston-Elko High improves to 8-3 overall and 7-0 in region play.
It was all Blue Devils from the opening pitch as they raced to a 6-0 first-inning lead before extending their advantage to 11-0 after two innings.
The Blue Devils bats exploded in a big way against their in-county rivals for a total of 15 hits. Leading the hitting barrage was senior Will Nolind, who went three for three with a double and a triple.