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Regina had eight hits on Wednesday but the Regals made the most of all of them.
Blake Berns had a pair of two-run home runs and Mitch Gahan added a three-run blast to lift Class 2A No. 10 Regina to a 12-6 non-conference win over 1A fifth-ranked Highland.
Regina improved to 5-2 on the season while Highland (5-1) had a five-game winning streak snapped with the loss.
Berns had two-run homers in his first two at bats in the first and third innings as Regina scored all 12 of its runs in the first four innings.
Gahan launched a three-run shot in the fourth that put Regina up 12-6.
Berns finished 2-for-3 with four RBI while Gahan went 2-for-4 with three RBI to lead Regina.
Trent Hoogerwerf had a hit, an RBI and scored three runs while Jayden Kies had a double, an RBI and scored a run.
Kies started and allowed five runs in two innings for Regina while Hunter Liebermann allowed one run on two hits in five innings of relief.
Regina 315 300 0 – 12 8 1
Highland 321 000 0 – 6 7 1
W – Jayden Kies L – Brody Burton
2B – ICR: Jayden Kies.
HR – ICR: Blake Berns (2), Mitch Gahan; HIG: Garret Colbert