Jay County Patriots JV’s effort to come back from down 8 runs in the seventh inning came up just short, as they fell 14-12 to Woodlan on Thursday. Jay County Patriots JV scored six runs in the failed comeback on a single by Austin Curts, a single by Sam Dunlavy, a single by Daylen Young, and a single by Crosby Heniser.
Jay County Patriots JV collected 17 hits and Woodlan had 11 in the high-scoring affair.
Woodlan got things started in the first inning. L Dietel doubled on a 1-0 count, scoring two runs.
In the bottom of the first inning, Jay County Patriots JV tied things up at two when an error scored one run for Jay County Patriots JV.
Woodlan took the lead for good with four runs in the fourth inning. In the fourth J Kurtz singled on a 3-1 count, scoring three runs and N Jones grounded out, scoring one run.
Jay County Patriots JV put up six runs in the seventh inning. Curts, Dunlavy, Young, and Heniser all drove in runs in the frame.
Brooks led the Woodlan to victory on the mound. He lasted four innings, allowing four hits and four runs while walking one. Taylor threw three innings in relief out of the bullpen.
Curts took the loss for Jay County Patriots JV. He went one inning, allowing four runs on two hits, striking out one and walking zero.
Heniser started the game for Jay County Patriots JV. He allowed two hits and two runs over three innings, striking out two
Jay County Patriots JV racked up 17 hits in the game. Kess McBride, Heniser, Young, Darius Esparza, Drew Powers, and Curts each collected multiple hits for Jay County Patriots JV. Heniser and McBride all had three hits to lead Jay County Patriots JV.
Woodlan tallied 11 hits. Kurtz, Brooks, Haney, and Dietel all managed multiple hits for Woodlan