Lapel Bulldogs Varsity Goes Down On Final Play Against Knightstown
Lapel Bulldogs Varsity fell to Knightstown 8-7 on Saturday on the final play of the game. The game was tied at seven with Knightstown batting in the bottom of the seventh when Jack Fort singled on a 0-1 count, scoring one run.
Despite the loss, Lapel Bulldogs Varsity did collect 12 hits in the high-scoring affair. Unfortunately, Knightstown had 11 hits on the way to victory.
Knightstown got things moving in the first inning, when Connor Gill’s wild pitch allowed one run to score for Knightstown.
Lapel Bulldogs Varsity scored three runs in the third inning. Lapel Bulldogs Varsity scored its runs on an RBI home run by Ryne Wheeler.
Craft earned the victory on the mound for Knightstown. He went one inning, allowing two runs on one hit and walking one.
Satchell Wilson took the loss for Lapel Bulldogs Varsity. He went one-third of an inning, allowing two runs on four hits, striking out one and walking zero.
Gill started the game for Lapel Bulldogs Varsity. He lasted five and a third innings, allowing four hits and four runs while striking out seven Kaunner Cleek started the game for Knightstown. He went six innings, allowing five runs on 11 hits and striking out 14
Lapel Bulldogs Varsity tallied one home run on the day. Wheeler put one out in the third inning.
Lapel Bulldogs Varsity racked up 12 hits in the game. Colton Shirley, Wilson, and Mason Gilley each managed multiple hits for Lapel Bulldogs Varsity. Gilley, Wilson, and Shirley all had two hits to lead Lapel Bulldogs Varsity.
Knightstown totaled 11 hits in the game. Fort, Cleek, and Jose Porter all had multiple hits for Knightstown.