Highland Hornets Freshman Baseball watched the game slip away early and couldn’t recover in a 9-3 loss to Wadsworth on Thursday. Wadsworth scored on a groundout by #48 and a double by #18 in the first inning.
The Highland Hornets Freshman Baseball struggled to put runs on the board and had a tough time defensively containing Wadsworth, giving up nine runs.
Wadsworth fired up the offense in the first inning, when #48 grounded out, scoring one run.
#48 was the winning pitcher for Wadsworth. He lasted six innings, allowing five hits and one run while striking out four and walking one. #18 threw one inning in relief out of the bullpen.
Aaron Filips took the loss for Highland Hornets Freshman Baseball. He lasted four innings, allowing five hits and three runs while striking out two and walking one.
Highland Hornets Freshman Baseball had nine hits in the game. Derek Evans and Elliot Good each had multiple hits for Highland Hornets Freshman Baseball. Evans led Highland Hornets Freshman Baseball with three hits in three at bats.
Wadsworth scattered 13 hits in the game. #39, #18, #42, and #35 each managed multiple hits for Wadsworth. #39 went 3-for-4 at the plate to lead Wadsworth in hits. Wadsworth tore up the base paths, as two players stole at least two bases. #48 led the way with three. Wadsworth didn’t commit a single error in the field. #35 had the most chances in the field with eight.