By Drew Terhall
DARKE COUNTY — Listed below are the notable baseball video games, scores and stats from April 28 – 30.
April 29 — Tri-Village 3 (10-6, 6-3) vs Lincoln Excessive College 13, Tri-Village 5 vs Southern Wells 0
The Tri-Village baseball crew performed a double header on the Dylan Williams event at Union Metropolis. The Patriots dropped their first sport to Lincoln Excessive College, 13-3, after which shutout Southern Wells, 5-0.
Within the first sport, head coach Josh Davies stated he was attempting to get a variety of guys some taking part in time throughout this particular occasion. The crew simply got here out a bit flat and struggled early.
After taking a 1-0 lead within the first inning, Lincoln Excessive College scored no less than a run in every inning of the sport. The massive inning sport within the fourth with a four-run inning. Sophomore Cameron Kimmel had two RBI. Kimmel and senior CJ Osborne every had two hits. Three totally different pitchers took the mound for the Patriots and mixed for 9 strikeouts and 12 walks.
The Patriots solely wanted one pitcher to get by way of Southern Wells. Senior Jace Lipps pitched all seven innings and allowed two hits with eight strikeouts. Senior Justin Finkbine and sophomore Kaeden Lipps every had two RBI. Senior Logan Name had three hits within the sport.
Hopefully the win may help the Patriots escape of a hunch. The win broke a 4 sport dropping streak. Davies stated throughout this hunch, strikeouts on the plate have been the primary situation. With the strikeouts, the crew can’t transfer baserunners and may’t be aggressive on the bottom pads because the crew doesn’t know when their subsequent baserunner shall be on.
The Patriots struck out a complete of 14 instances on the plate within the two video games within the event. Davies stated he thinks the strikeouts are all a psychological situation. As soon as the crew can get by way of the psychological block, Davies thinks the crew shall be simply advantageous.
“I simply assume it’s of their head proper now. Generally, it feels just like the baseball is the dimensions of basketball and the subsequent time it’s a dimension of golf ball. As soon as we get rolling, we’ll be advantageous,” Davies stated.
Tri-Village will journey to Mississinawa Valley on April 4 for a 5 p.m. first pitch.
A full sport recap could be discovered on our web site, dailyadvocate.com
Round Darke County:
Bradford (16-5, 6-3) prolong their win streak to seven video games with two wins. They first defeated St. Henry, 3-2, in additional innings. Freshman Colton Gambill had the sport profitable hit with a double with two outs within the backside of the eighth inning. Sophomore Owen Canan additionally had a RBI within the sport. Junior Tucker Miller pitched all eight innings and struck out 9 batters. They adopted the win with an 11-1 win over Fairlawn. Senior Dalten Skinner pitched all 5 innings and allowed one hit with eight strikeouts. Freshman Gage Shafer had two RBI within the sport. Miller and junior Hudson Hill every had two RBI. The crew will host Newton on Might 4 for a 5 p.m. first pitch.
Franklin Monroe (7-10, 3-8) misplaced 4-1 to one of many prime groups within the WOAC in Newton on April 29. Sophomore Josh Armstrong had a RBI within the sport. Armstrong pitched 5 innings and had 5 strikeouts. Senior Cason Yount had a strikeout in two innings of labor. The Jets will host Twin Valley South on Might 4 at 5 p.m. after which tackle Arcanum on Might 5 at Day Air Park with first pitch at 6 p.m.
Greenville (5-10, 5-7) misplaced 12-2 to Chaminade Julienne on April 29. The crew scored two runs on 5 hits within the sport. The crew walked eight batters within the sport. The crew will host Sidney on Might 5 beginning at 5 p.m.
Contact Each day Advocate sports activities editor Drew Terhall at [email protected]