11-12 Year-Old League -- July 15


Published on July 16 2014 2:46 am
Last Updated on July 16 2014 2:46 am
Written by Millie Lange

Close games were the norm in the 11-12 Year-Old League Tournament Tuesday evening at Community Park.

Kemper CPA edged NAPA 6-5 in the opening game. NAPA held a 2-1 lead until the bottom of the fourth when Kemper took the lead 4-2 and tallied two more in the fifth to lead 6-2. NAPA attempted a comeback in the sixth but fell short.

Sam Thompson pitched the five-hitter. Luke Spencer had a single, triple and two RBI for the winners while Isaac Walk had a double.

NAPA was led by Logan Antrim with a double and Logan Arend with a double and an RBI.

In the second contest, Rhodes Chiropractic came from a three-run deficit to pull out a 5-4 win over Schumacher Orthodontics.

Schumacher took a 3-0 lead in the second and tacked on another run in the fourth to lead 4-1. Rhodes then tallied four runs in the top of the sixth for the win.

Braydon Poland and Parker Wolfe had two singles each for the winners while Jack Matteson had a double and an RBI.

Schumacher was led by Matthew Hunzinger with two singles and a double, Ben Donsbach with a home run and two RBI and Evan Evans with a double and an RBI.

The tournament comes to a close Thursday as NAPA faces Schumacher Orthodontics at 5:30 p.m. for third place while Kemper CPA meets Rhodes Chiropractic at 7:30 for the championship.

At Communitiy Park

Game One

NAPA                      020    003    --    5-5

Kemper CPA          100    32x    --    6-9

WP -- Thompson. LP -- Waymoth.

NAPA -- Antrim, double; Waymoth, single, 1 RBI; Blickem, single; Arend, double, 1 RBI; Swingler, single

Kemper CPA -- Fielitz, 2 singles, 1 RBI; Spencer, single, triple, 2 RBI; Moore, 1 RBI; Walk, double; Bolyard, 2 singles; Loy, 2 singles, 1 RBI

Game Two

Rhodes Chiropractic                    000    104    --    5-7

Schumacher Orthodontics          030    100    --    4-8

WP -- Wolfe. LP -- Lee.

Rhodes Chiropractic -- Poland, 2 singles; Wolfe, 2 singles; Lohman, single; Litke, single; Matteson, double, 1 RBI

Schumacher Orthodontics -- Hunzinger, 2 singles, double; Lee, single; Donsbach, home run, 2 RBI; Brown, single; Walden, single; Evans, double, 1 RBI