Both pitching staffs struggled to find the strike zone on Monday in a high-scoring affair where Delta bested Jay County Patriots JV, 13-7.
The Jay County Patriots JV struggled to contain the offense of Delta, giving up 13 runs on only 4 hits while walking 11.
Jay County Patriots JV tallied three runs in the third inning taking a 6-3 lead.
Delta took the lead for good with seven runs in the fourth inning. In the fourth Brady Jennings drew a walk, scoring one run, Aidan Brewer drew a walk, scoring one run, an error scored two runs for Delta, Parker Faletic drew a walk, scoring one run, Corbin Uhrick drew a walk, scoring one run, and Jennings was struck by a pitch, driving in a run.
Uhrick was the winning pitcher for Delta. He lasted two and a third innings in relief, allowing zero hits and one run while striking out two.
Sam Dunlavy was on the pitcher’s mound for Jay County Patriots JV. He surrendered six runs on zero hits over three and a third innings, striking out four. Drew Powers, Camdin Harrison, and Kade Shannon each entered the game as relief.
Faletic started the game for Delta. He surrendered six runs on one hit over four and two-thirds innings, striking out seven
Caleb Hale went 1-for-4 at the plate and was the only batter to collect a hit for the Jay County Patriots JV. Lane Chapman led the team with 2RBIs while Powers led the team with 3 Runs scored.