MERRICK MAYHEM 8U FALL nabbed the lead late in the game in an 8-4 victory over GCAA 8U on Saturday. The game was tied at four with MERRICK MAYHEM 8U FALL batting in the top of the fifth when MASON S drew a walk, scoring one run.
MERRICK MAYHEM 8U FALL earned the victory despite allowing GCAA 8U to score three runs in the third inning. GCAA 8U batters contributing to the big inning included James C, Dylan V, and Luke F, who all drove in runs. GCAA 8U got things moving in the first inning, when Dylan singled on a 2-2 count, scoring one run.
HUNTER R got the win for MERRICK MAYHEM 8U FALL. He went two and two-thirds innings, allowing zero runs on one hit, striking out seven and walking one. ETHAN R threw one-third of an inning in relief out of the bullpen. Luke took the loss for GCAA 8U. He went one inning, allowing five runs on zero hits and striking out two.
ANGEL T started the game for MERRICK MAYHEM 8U FALL. He allowed two hits and one run over two innings, striking out six and walking one Led D started the game for GCAA 8U. He surrendered two runs on zero hits over two innings, striking out six.
MATTHEW H led MERRICK MAYHEM 8U FALL with two runs batted in. He went 0-for-1 on the day. MERRICK MAYHEM 8U FALL didn't commit a single error in the field. CJ A had the most chances in the field with six. COOPER C led MERRICK MAYHEM 8U FALL with three stolen bases, as they ran wild on the base paths with 14 stolen bases.
GCAA 8U was sure-handed in the field and didn't commit a single error. Charlie B had the most chances in the field with seven. GCAA 8U stole nine bases during the game as four players stole more than one. Vinny S led the way with two.