MERRICK MAYHEM 9U snatched the lead late in the game in a 7-4 victory over Sharks Baseball Academy 9U on Sunday. The game was tied at four with MERRICK MAYHEM 9Ubatting in the bottom of the fifth when ANDREW P doubled on a 1-0 count, scoring one run.
MERRICK MAYHEM 9U earned the victory despite allowing Sharks Baseball Academy 9U to score three runs in the third inning. Sharks Baseball Academy 9U offense in the inning was led by Herrera and Maya, who all drove in runs.
MERRICK MAYHEM 9U notched four runs in the fourth inning. MERRICK MAYHEM 9U's offense in the inning came from singles by NOAH W and LOGAN M and a double by MAX H.
NOAH was on the hill for MERRICK MAYHEM 9U. The righthander went two innings, allowing two runs on zero hits and striking out five.
Castreda was on the mound for Sharks Baseball Academy 9U. The hurler allowed seven hits and four runs over four innings, striking out four. Lai and L F entered the game from the bullpen, throwing two-thirds of an inning and one-third of an inning respectively.
MERRICK MAYHEM 9U tallied nine hits on the day. LOGAN and ANDREW each racked up multiple hits for MERRICK MAYHEM 9U. ANDREW and LOGAN all had two hits to lead MERRICK MAYHEM 9U.
Maya led Sharks Baseball Academy 9U with two hits in two at bats. Sharks Baseball Academy 9U tore up the base paths, as three players stole at least two bases. L led the way with two.