Noah Arbuckle was bad news for opposing pitchers on Tuesday, driving in four on three hits to lead Jay County Patriots Varsity past Delta 11-7 on Tuesday. Arbuckle drove in runs on a home run in the first and a double in the second.
Bats blistered as Jay County Patriots Varsity collected 15 hits and Delta tallied six in the high-scoring game.
Delta got things started in the first inning when Logan Drown reached on a dropped third strike.
Delta scored three runs in the seventh inning. Delta’s big inning was driven by walks by Tyler Gilland, Austin Selvey, and Luke Belangee.
Isaac Moeller earned the win for Jay County Patriots Varsity. He went six and a third innings, allowing six runs on six hits and striking out five. Ryan Schlechty threw two-thirds of an inning in relief out of the bullpen. Schlechty recorded the last two outs to earn the save for Jay County Patriots Varsity.
Oliver took the loss for Delta. He went two and two-thirds innings, allowing five runs on eight hits, striking out two and walking one.
Jay County Patriots Varsity socked two home runs on the day. Michael Schlechty went for the long ball in the fifth inning. Arbuckle had a homer in the first inning.
Jay County Patriots Varsity collected 15 hits on the day. Schlechty, Schlechty, Arbuckle, and Gabe Faulkner each managed multiple hits for Jay County Patriots Varsity. Schlechty led Jay County Patriots Varsity with four hits in five at bats.