LI Storm scored three runs in the fourth inning, but MERRICK MAYHEM 9U still won 18-5 on Saturday. LI Storm's big inning was driven by a single by Manzuella , by Helly, and a groundout by Jackson.
MERRICK MAYHEM 9U got things moving in the first inning, when ETHAN M drew a walk, scoring one run. MERRICK MAYHEM 9U notched nine runs in the fourth inning. ANTHONY P, BEN G, MICHAEL S, ETHAN, HAYDEN T, and LUCAS F each had RBIs in the big inning.
KURT R was the winning pitcher for MERRICK MAYHEM 9U. He went three innings, allowing four runs on two hits and striking out four. ANTHONY threw one inning in relief out of the bullpen.
Rostolder took the loss for LI Storm. He allowed four hits and nine runs over two innings, striking out two.
MERRICK MAYHEM 9U tallied 12 hits on the day. MICHAEL , ANTHONY R, BRADY K, and SPENCER B all collected multiple hits for MERRICK MAYHEM 9U. SPENCER, BRADY, ANTHONY, and MICHAEL each collected two hits to lead MERRICK MAYHEM 9U. MERRICK MAYHEM 9U stole 30 bases during the game as nine players stole more than one. BRADY led the way with six.
Mccann led LI Storm with two hits in three at bats. LI Storm tore up the base paths, as three players stole at least two bases. Mccann led the way with seven.