Both MERRICK MAYHEM 9U and L.I. Jr Ducks 9U had their offenses going on Sunday, but MERRICK MAYHEM 9U eventually prevailed 9-6.
MERRICK MAYHEM 9U got things started in the first inning. Matthew O was hit by a pitch, driving in a run.
In the bottom of the second inning, L.I. Jr Ducks 9U tied things up at one. N C grounded out, scoring one run.
MERRICK MAYHEM 9U pulled away for good with four runs in the third inning. In the third GAVIN J doubled on a 1-2 count, scoring one run, NOAH W drew a walk, scoring one run, DYLAN R singled on a 0-1 count, scoring one run, and SPENCER E drew a walk, scoring one run.
MERRICK MAYHEM 9U put up four runs in the fourth inning. The rally was led by a walk by SPENCER, a single by MAX H, and by BRYCE F.
L.I. Jr Ducks 9U scored three runs in the fourth inning. L.I. Jr Ducks 9U offense in the inning was led by Ahern and J L, who all drove in runs.
LOGAN M was credited with the victory for MERRICK MAYHEM 9U. The righthander allowed six hits and six runs over four innings, striking out three. MAX threw one inning in relief out of the bullpen.
D M took the loss for L.I. Jr Ducks 9U. The hurler surrendered nine runs on seven hits over five innings, striking out six.
GAVIN went 2-for-3 at the plate to lead MERRICK MAYHEM 9U in hits. GAVIN led MERRICK MAYHEM 9U with three stolen bases, as they ran wild on the base paths with 11 stolen bases.
A R led L.I. Jr Ducks 9U with two hits in three at bats.