Thursday, May 11, 2017
Frankenmuth High School
Garber High School
The Eagles came out fast in game 2 jumping on the Dukes pitcher for a couple runs. Connor Campbell singled to start the game and stole second. Danny Mills then drove him home with a double to center. Garrett Rezmer singled to center to score Luke Scharrer from second who was running for Mills.
A double and an error on a grounder to second gave the Dukes a run and closed the lead to 2-1 in the bottom of the first. Back to back lead off singles and a walk loaded the bases for the Dukes in the bottom of the second and a double gave Garber the 3-2 lead.
The Eagles tied the game up in the 3rd. Danny Mills doubled with 1 out to start the inning. Scharrer came into run for Danny and moved to third on a single by Garrett Rezmer. A single by Nick Hartman scored Scharrer to tie the game at 3.
The Dukes scored 3 runs in the bottom of the third off 4 hits and a walk to take a 6-3 lead.
Jackson Mahnke led off the the 4th with a walk and took second on a passed ball. A single by Dan Szczepanski moved Mahnke to 3rd and a sacrifice fly to left by Campbell made it a 6-4 game.
The Duke bats came alive in the 4th as they pounded out 9 hits and 2 walks in route to scoring 10 runs before the Eagles could get out of the inning.
The Eagles scored again in the 5th to make it 16-5. Danny Mills singled, then stole second and scored on a Nick Hartman single.
The sweep brought the Eagles to a 9-12-1 record 4-6 in the TVC.
Danny Mills led the offense going 3-3 with an RBI and a double.
Nick Hartman went 2-3 with 2 RBI’s
Garrett Rezmer went 2-3 with an RBI
Dan Szczepanski went 2-2 with a stolen base.
Connor Campbell took the loss throwing 3 1/3 innings giving up 16 hits, 15 runs, 14 earned and walked 5 while striking out 1.
Joby Ofstrofsky threw 2/3 of an inning giving up 2 hits and 1 unearned run.