Merrick MAYHEM 8U won big over South Shore Sharks AS 12-3 on Thursday.
South Shore Sharks AS got on the board in the first inning when Aiello drew a walk, scoring one run.
Merrick MAYHEM 8U pulled away for good with four runs in the second inning. In the second Brody F tripled on the first pitch of the at bat, scoring four runs.
Merrick MAYHEM 8U scored five runs in the fourth inning. The offensive firepower by Merrick MAYHEM 8U was led by ANGEL T, MICHAEL D, RYAN O, and GAVIN B, all sending runners across the plate with RBIs in the inning.
BRODY G earned the win for Merrick MAYHEM 8U. BRODY lasted three innings, allowing one hit and one run while striking out nine. MICHAEL threw two-thirds of an inning in relief out of the bullpen.
Tallo toed the rubber for South Shore Sharks AS. Tallo surrendered five runs on two hits over two innings, striking out three. Friscia, Aiello, and Aguirie each contributed in relief for South Shore Sharks AS.
HUNTER R started the game for Merrick MAYHEM 8U. The pitcher went one-third of an inning, allowing two runs on two hits and striking out one.
Merrick MAYHEM 8U launched one home run on the day. JACK B had a long ball in the third inning.
Merrick MAYHEM 8U totaled eight hits. JACK and GAVIN each had multiple hits for Merrick MAYHEM 8U. GAVIN and JACK each collected two hits to lead Merrick MAYHEM 8U. Merrick MAYHEM 8U stole ten bases during the game as three players stole more than one. MASON S led the way with three. Merrick MAYHEM 8U didn't commit a single error in the field. RYAN had the most chances in the field with 12.
Schnabel went 2-for-2 at the plate to lead South Shore Sharks AS in hits. South Shore Sharks AS tore up the base paths, as two players stole at least two bases. Athanasopaulosled the way with two. South Shore Sharks AS didn't commit a single error in the field. Vacchio had six chances in the field, the most on the team.