By Drew Terhall
DARKE COUNTY — Listed below are the notable video games, scores and stats from the baseball video games on April 20.
Tri-Village 9 (9-2, 6-0) at Franklin Monroe 6 (6-6, 2-5)
The Patriots jumped out to an early lead and held on to stay good in convention play.
Tri-Village head coach Josh Davies stated they knew they had been going up in opposition to a troublesome opponent in robust, windy situations. He informed his workforce to speak and do what you bought to do.
“The workforce that makes the much less errors might be going to win this recreation. Early on, we needed to put strain on them and we wish to be aggressive. I felt like our boys responded very well and we did simply sufficient on the mound to get by this,” Davies stated.
It was a 2-1 recreation heading into the third inning. That was when the Patriots took over. They scored six runs within the inning as Franklin Monroe was struggling on protection.
Franklin Monroe head coach Tyler Zimmmerman stated Tri-Village performed nice and deserved the win, however additionally they took themselves out of the sport early.
“We put ourself within the gap early. We ended up with 9 errors all through the sport, 5 within the prime of the third alone. They acquired eight within the first three and we had been capable of maintain them from them. I informed the boys, ‘You’re not going to win any video games when you make 9 errors,’,” Zimmerman stated.
The Jets didn’t give up. Zimmerman stated he was pleased with the power and energy all through the entire recreation.
Senior Cade Peters drove in a run off an error and sophomore Josh Armstrong drove in a run to inch nearer, 9-3.
Within the fourth inning, junior Carter Finkbine scored a run to increase the Patriots lead, 9-4. However the Jets got here again within the backside of the identical inning with two runs. Peters and sophomore Matthew Hurley every had a RBI within the inning.
Franklin Monroe scored yet another run within the fifth inning, however couldn’t deliver in additional runs. Within the backside of the seventh, they’d bases loaded with two outs. Senior Logan Name got here within the clutch and struck out the batter to finish the sport.
For Tri-Village, senior Jace Lipps had three RBI within the recreation. Sophomore Cameron Kimmel had two RBI. Name and senior CJ Osborne mixed for 5 strikeouts within the recreation.
Davies stated the workforce has been taking part in effectively throughout their 5 recreation profitable streak. Their nice play has come from the workforce’s confidence.
“We simply have the boldness. They’re having fun with the sport and we’re having fun with teaching them,” Davies stated.
For Franklin Monroe, Peters had three RBI. Armstrong, Hurley and sophomore Hudson Fasnact every had a RBI. Fasnact went 5 innings on the mound and had six strikeouts.
Zimmerman stated he was comfortable to see the workforce put up a struggle and rating runs on this loss. Of their losses this season, they’ve been held to zero or one run.
The Jets will host New Bremen on April 24 at 5 p.m. after which journey to Arcanum on April 25 at 5 p.m. The Patriots will go to Twin Valley South on April 24 at 5 p.m. after which host Bradford on April 25 at 5 p.m.
Round Darke County:
Ansonia (6-7, 4-3) fell to Preble Shawnee, 6-3. The Arrows scored three runs within the first inning and the Tigers couldn’t get better from there. Junior Jakob Creager had two RBI within the recreation, together with a house run. Junior Keegen Weiss had two hits within the recreation. Junior Treavor Hemmerich pitched 6.2 innings and had 9 strikeouts. Ansonia will host Marion Native on April 24 at 5 p.m. after which head to Nationwide Path on April 25 at 5 p.m.
Arcanum (10-3, 6-1) defeated Twin Valley South, 3-0, for his or her seventh straight win. Seniors Aiden Psczulkoski, Bryson Sharp and Caden Thompson every had a RBI within the recreation. Senior Carson Tegtmeyer pitched six innings and allowed three hits with two strikeouts.
Bradford (10-5, 4-3) defeated Mississinawa Valley (0-8, 0-6), 19-1. Junior Garrett Trevino had 5 RBI within the recreation. Sophomore Owen Canan had 4 RBI and junior Hudson Hill had three RBI. Senior Landon Monnin had two RBI. Junior Landon Wills pitched all 5 innings and struck out eight whereas permitting three hits. Bradford will host Troy Christian on April 24 at 5 p.m. after which journey to Tri-Village on April 25 at 5 p.m. The Blackhawks will go to Tri-County North on April 25 for a 5 p.m. first pitch.
Versailles (9-6, 4-1) fall 3-0 to St. John’s. The workforce was held to 5 hits and had 4 errors. Sophomore Ross Francis and senior Joe Ruhenkamp mixed for seven strikeouts and 11 walks. The Tigers will play away in opposition to Bethel-Tate on April 24 at 5 p.m. after which go to Coldwater on April 25 for a 5 p.m. first pitch.
Contact Day by day Advocate sports activities editor Drew Terhall at [email protected]