Sometimes things just don’t go your way. In a thrilling game one, the WarHawks Black 11U and The Willoughby Wildcats were separated by only 1 run in the 5th inning. The Warhawks fell behind by 1 run in the 6th and came back in the 7th inning to drop 8 more runs and take a strong lead.
It wasn’t enough on this day as The Wildcats bats came alive, dropping balls everywhere the WarHawks were not. A walk-off left Firelands WarHawks Black 11U on the wrong end of a 14-13 defeat to Willoughby Wildcats on Saturday.
Colt F drove in four runners in the loss. Colt drove in runs on a single in the fourth and a single in the seventh.
Willoughby Wildcats took an early lead in the second inning. Willoughby Wildcats scored two runs when #7 singled.
#7 got the start for Willoughby Wildcats. He allowed four hits and four runs over three and a third innings, striking out six.
Colt led things off on the hill for Firelands WarHawks Black 11U. He lasted three innings, allowing three hits and three runs while striking out five. Weston H and Max J entered the game from the bullpen, throwing three and a third innings and one-third of an inning respectively.
Firelands WarHawks Black 11U racked up 14 hits in the game. AJ C, Memphis M, Colt, Marcus S, and Waylon B all collected multiple hits for Firelands WarHawks Black 11U. Waylon, Marcus, Colt, Memphis, and AJ each collected two hits to lead Firelands WarHawks Black 11U. AJ led Firelands WarHawks Black 11U with three stolen bases, as they ran wild on the base paths with nine stolen bases.
Willoughby Wildcats saw the ball well today, racking up 12 hits in the game. #7, #51, #6, #15, and #12 all had multiple hits for Willoughby Wildcats. #7 led Willoughby Wildcats with three hits in four at bats. Willoughby Wildcats tore up the base paths, as three players stole at least two bases. #7 led the way with three.