Monday, May 1, 2017
Eisenhower High School
Derby High School
Derby Panthers jumped out to an early lead over Eisenhower High School and took home a 12-5 victory on Monday. The Panthers scored on a triple by Cooper Welch, a single by Braden Ash, and a single by Alex McGill in the first inning.
The Panthers earned the victory despite allowing Eisenhower High School to score three runs in the sixth inning. Eisenhower High School’s big inning was driven by a single by Orand and a walk. The Panthers scored six runs in the sixth inning. The Panthers scored on a error, a single by Brett Westerman, a single by Landon Spillman, and a stolen base.
Hunter Igo earned the win for the Panthers . He went two and a third innings, surrendering three runs, two hits, and walking one. Congleton took the loss for Eisenhower High School. He pitched three and two-thirds innings, surrendering six runs, eight hits, striking out three, and walking one. Blayten Tullis started the game for the Panthers . He pitched three innings, giving up two runs, three hits, and striking out two.
The Panthers had ten hits in the game. Braden Ash, Spillman, and Brayden Paxton each collected multiple hits for the Panthers . Ash and Westerman each drove in two runs to lead the Panthers.