"(Gonzalez) pitched an absolute flawless game today and kept us in it", Warriors coach Karl Williams said. We were anxious about how long he could go. Still with no outs, Assumption got runners on each of the bases with a bunt single from Trevor McQuade and Hunter Tralli found a hole through the right side for the game-winning single, 6-5.
Halon Oxendine capped off the rally with a two-RBI single.
Jordan made an executive decision that affected the second game between the two Class 2A baseball powers set for today at AES. In the loss, Demi Kunkel recorded her first home run of the season. Hass eventually stole home to put Seguin in the lead. However, those three fifth-inning runs by the Blue Devils proved decisive, as they were able to hold onto that lead.
After that, the Patriots (7-2) added 10 more runs and flirted with a mercy win in the sixth inning.
Tunstall scored twice in the fourth and once in the sixth. Logan Swartzentruber tossed five sharp innings as the starter to get the win, giving up six hits and two runs while striking out five.
Burner, the shortstop, led the South hit parade, going 3-for-5 at the plate with three runs batted in and three runs scored.
"I felt like I could have played better", he said.
"We're no doubt excited about the start to the season", Munn said. "It's just we've got to get up to that level or near that in baseball". "He gave it 100 percent, he has had a rough time in the past, but he came out here and won today (Friday) so that what matters".
"He pitched better than we anticipated", Tom Schmitt said of Brady.
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The family joined a nationwide effort to honor the players by placing hockey sticks in front of their home. The funds will go towards the helping the victims and families impacted by the fatal bus crash on April 6.
Cadet southpaw Devin Layton suffered the mound setback, pitching just four innings. "He doesn't throw the hardest, but we knew he'd throw strikes and compete". "He really did a great job and I'm proud". "Shepard did well again and shut them down".
Veteran Tupelo head coach Clay Weller is glad to see his team finally starting to score runs like he expects them to.
With the victory, the Trojans vaulted over the Buckaroos for first place in the league standings, where they sit as the lone unbeaten team in the conference. Stout and Austin Hoss entered the game out of the bull pen to help close out the game in relief.
The Tigers have nearly quietly won six straight games and have outscored their opponents 63-27 during that stretch.
"I think the talent is there", McLaury said. Baker hit 1-for-3 with two runs and an RBI, and Anderson was 1-for-3 with a run and two RBIs.
Junior catcher Alexis Martinez was 2 for 4 with two RBIs for the Eagles and senior Mark Gil was 2 for 3 for the Lancers (8-7, 2-2).
"It was tough that every time we had bases loaded or guys in scoring position, it was one of those sophomores or juniors that don't have a lot of experience".
"I thought she had a nice game and kept them off-balance", Young said. "At the start of the game, and then through the middle, all the way up to the end we want to have the same energy and the same approach all the way through". We came out really wanting to get back at these guys after beating us at home.
"I told them to put this on me. It's all about playoffs, that's what it's about".