Babe Ruth Prep League -- July 15


Published on July 16 2014 3:27 am
Last Updated on July 16 2014 3:27 am
Written by Millie Lange

Alex Talley pitched a three-hitter as JCR Carpentry downed Niemerg Construction 10-7 in Babe Ruth Prep League play Tuesday evening at Evergreen Hollow Park.

Niemerg Construction edged out to a 1-0 lead in the third. The score was tied at 2-2 after the fourth. Niemerg pushed into a 5-3 lead in the fifth. JCR Carpentry then came back with a four-run sixth and finished out with three in the seventh.

Ben Strullmeyer had a single, double and an RBI for the winners. Ben Mendella and Dylan Guy had a double each for Niemerg.

In the second contest, Effingham Asphalt stepped out to an 8-0 first inning lead and then had to hold off Taylor Law Offices in the final inning to pull out a 14-12 win.

Asphalt banged out 10 hits in the contest led by Ben Mendella with a single, double and two RBI, Ben Strullmeyer with three singles and three RBI and Dalton Potter with a double.

Bryan Wall led Taylor Law with a double and two RBI.

At Evergreen Hollow Park

Game One

JCR Carpentry                       000    214    3    --    10-5-3

Niemerg Construction          001    132    0    --      7-3-2

WP -- Talley. LP -- Mendella.

JCR Carpentry -- Talley, single; Strullmeyer, single, double, 1 RBI; Bushur, single, 1 RBI; Weber, single

Niemerg Construction -- Mendella, double; Guy, double, 1 RBI; Wolff, single

Game Two

Effingham Asphalt          821    3    --    14-10-2

Taylor Law                       004    8    --    12-  4-5

WP -- Hammer. LP -- Wall.

Effingham Asphalt -- Bozdech, single; Stephens, single; Braun, 2 singles, 1 RBI; Potter, double; Mendella, single, double, 2 RBI; Strullmeyer, 3 singles, 3 RBI

Taylor Law -- Wall, double, 2 RBI; Marxman, single; Koester, 2 singles