Babe Ruth Prep League -- July 15
Published on July 16 2014 7:27 am
Last Updated on July 16 2014 7:27 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
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
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