Despite seeing its six-run lead whittled down by the end, MERRICK MAYHEM 8U FALL still held off Plainview Hawks for an 8-6 victory on Saturday. Plainview Hawks scored four runs in the failed comeback on a groundout by #99 and a double by Horn. Plainview Hawks scored four runs in the sixth inning, but MERRICK MAYHEM 8U FALL still managed to pull out the victory. #99 and Horn powered the big inning with RBIs.
MERRICK MAYHEM 8U FALL notched three runs in the third inning. MERRICK MAYHEM 8U FALL's big bats in the inning were led by a single by HUNTER R and a double by BRODY G.
ANGEL T got the win for MERRICK MAYHEM 8U FALL. ANGEL surrendered two runs on four hits over four and two-thirds innings, striking out nine. DEREK Z and BRODY entered the game out of the bullpen and helped to close out the game in relief. BRODY recorded the last out to earn the save for MERRICK MAYHEM 8U FALL. Glass took the loss for Plainview Hawks. Glass allowed five hits and five runs over two and a third innings, striking out four.
MERRICK MAYHEM 8U FALL tallied nine hits. HUNTER and BRODY all managed multiple hits for MERRICK MAYHEM 8U FALL. BRODY and HUNTER all had two hits to lead MERRICK MAYHEM 8U FALL. MERRICK MAYHEM 8U FALL didn't commit a single error in the field. RYAN O had nine chances in the field, the most on the team. HUNTER led MERRICK MAYHEM 8U FALL with three stolen bases, as they ran wild on the base paths with 15 stolen bases.
Horn went 2-for-4 at the plate to lead Plainview Hawks in hits. Plainview Hawks was sure-handed in the field and didn't commit a single error. #99 had the most chances in the field with ten. Plainview Hawks tore up the base paths, as three players stole at least two bases. Finns led the way with two.