Big Third Inning Propels Firelands WarHawks 10U Select Win Over Castalia Wolfpack 10U
Firelands WarHawks 10U Select put up eight runs in the third on its way to a 12-1 victory over Castalia Wolfpack 10U on Saturday.
The offensive onslaught came from singles by Weston Hoover, Connor Smith, and Max Jacobs, groundouts by Mason Hermes and Waylon Blair, a walk by Blake Brenner, and a fielder’s choice by Colt Flores.
Castalia Wolfpack 10U got things started in the first inning. Kale B drew a walk, scoring one run.
Firelands WarHawks 10U Select knotted the game up at one in the bottom of the first inning. Firelands WarHawks 10U Select scored one run when Waylon singled.
Firelands WarHawks 10U Select pulled away for good with eight runs in the third inning. In the third Weston singled on the first pitch of the at bat, scoring one run,
Kolton E induced Colt to hit into a fielder’s choice, but one run scored, Connor singled on a 1-0 count, scoring one run, Max singled on a 1-0 count, scoring one run, Mason grounded out, scoring one run, Blake drew a walk, scoring one run, and Waylon grounded out, scoring one run.
Colt was the winning pitcher for Firelands WarHawks 10U Select. He allowed one hit and one run over three innings, striking out six. Max and Weston entered the game out of the bullpen and helped to close out the game in relief.
Kolton took the loss for Castalia Wolfpack 10U. He surrendered eight runs on eight hits over two and a third innings, striking out two.
irelands WarHawks 10U Select collected ten hits on the day. Waylon, Max, and Blake each collected multiple hits for Firelands WarHawks 10U Select.