Lapel Bulldogs Varsity took the lead late and defeated Frankton 13-3 on Friday. The game was tied at three with Lapel Bulldogs Varsity batting in the bottom of the fourth when Owen Imel doubled on a 3-2 count, scoring two runs.
Lapel Bulldogs Varsity secured the victory thanks to eight runs in the fifth inning. The offensive firepower by Lapel Bulldogs Varsity was led by Brock Harper, Camden Gooding, Noah Clark, Parker Allman, Imel, and Harper, all knocking in runs in the inning.
Lapel Bulldogs Varsity fired up the offense in the first inning, when Allman singled on the first pitch of the at bat, scoring one run.
Frankton knotted the game up at three in the top of the third inning. Mccorkle hit into a fielder’s choice, scoring one run.
Lapel Bulldogs Varsity notched eight runs in the fifth inning. Lapel Bulldogs Varsity batters contributing to the big inning included Harper, Gooding, Clark, Allman, Imel, and Harper, all driving in runs in the frame.
Paden Hudson earned the win for Lapel Bulldogs Varsity. The righty lasted three innings, allowing two hits and one run while walking one.
Webb took the loss for Frankton. The pitcher allowed nine hits and seven runs over three and a third innings, striking out two and walking zero.
Spillman started the game for Frankton. The bulldog surrendered three runs on four hits over one inning, striking out one and walking zero Imel started the game for Lapel Bulldogs Varsity. The bulldog went two innings, allowing two runs on two hits and striking out four
Lapel Bulldogs Varsity smacked one home run on the day. Gooding put one out in the fifth inning.
Lapel Bulldogs Varsity tallied 15 hits on the day. Allman, Isaac Bair, Gooding, Deyton Buck, Clark, and Imel all managed multiple hits for Lapel Bulldogs Varsity. Imel, Clark, Buck, Gooding, Bair, and Allman each collected two hits to lead Lapel Bulldogs Varsity. Lapel Bulldogs Varsity was sure-handed and didn’t commit a single error. Allman made the most plays with nine.