IMPERIAL — The Imperial High School baseball team muscled its way past Upper Lake here Thursday.
The Tigers blasted three home runs in support of pitcher Aaron Hartsock in the 6-1 win.
Brett Cochran hit a solo shot for Imperial, but Chris Mazeroll struck the big blow with a three-run blast in the sixth. D.J. Hastings followed Mazeroll with a drive of his own, clearing the left field light pole for a solo home run.
Hartsock allowed seven hits and struck out five.
The Tigers will be back in action at 3:15 today at Central.