Wednesday, April 12, 2017
West Springfield, VA
Pendleton High School
Pendleton Bulldogs Varsity Can’t Hold Up Against West Springfield, VA
Pendleton Bulldogs Varsity couldn’t keep up with West Springfield, VA and fell 10-2 on Wednesday.
Pendleton Bulldogs Varsity took an early lead in the second inning. Clay Posey’s sac fly scored one run for Pendleton Bulldogs Varsity.
West Springfield, VA took the lead for good with four runs in the fourth inning. In the fourth there was an error, scoring one run, Drake McConnell uncorked a wild pitch, scoring one run, McConnell induced Naban to hit into a fielder’s choice, but one run scored, and a runner stole home.
West Springfield, VA scored five runs in the seventh inning. West Springfield, VA’s big inning was driven by a fielder’s choice , a double by Lyons, a single , and a double by Karlinchak.
Lyons earned the win for West Springfield, VA. He pitched three innings, giving up zero runs, one hit, striking out three, and walking one. McConnell took the loss for Pendleton Bulldogs Varsity. He went six and two-thirds innings, giving up nine runs, five hits, and striking out four.
Johnson started the game for West Springfield, VA. He went two innings, surrendering one run, two hits, striking out one, and walking one.
McConnell and Posey each drove in one run to lead Pendleton Bulldogs Varsity.
West Springfield, VA had eight hits in the game. Lyons and Karlinchak each collected multiple hits for West Springfield, VA. West Springfield, VA stole six bases during the game as three players stole more than one. Williams led the way with two.