South Forsyth War Eagles Varsity Falls In Back-And-Forth Affair Against Lassiter
- South Forsyth War Eagles Varsity and Lassiter passed the lead back-and-forth on Thursday, but eventually Lassiter prevailed 14-6. The game was tied at six with Lassiter batting in the top of the eighth when Preston Munns homered off of Ben Ferrer, driving in three runs.
- South Forsyth War Eagles Varsity collected nine hits and Lassiter had 17 in the high-scoring affair
- Lassiter took an early lead in the first inning. With two outs in the first inning Jared Hartdrove in two runs when he singled.
- In the bottom of the fifth inning, South Forsyth War Eagles Varsity tied things up at six. Ben Ferrer hit into a fielder's choice, scoring one run.
- Mason Kearney earned the win for Lassiter. He threw two innings, allowing zero runs, zero hits, striking out four, and walking zero. Ferrer took the loss for South Forsyth War Eagles Varsity. He tossed four and a third innings, allowing seven runs, eight hits, and striking out three.
- Brennan Vincent started the game for South Forsyth War Eagles Varsity. He tossed three innings, giving up four runs, six hits, and striking out three. Stevie Szucs started the game for Lassiter. He went four and two-thirds innings, giving up six runs, eight hits, and striking out five.
- Home runs for South Forsyth War Eagles Varsity came when Max Schmal homered in the first inning and Grant Pearce homered in the first inning. Home runs for Lassiter came when Matt Christian homered in the fifth inning, Zach Hule homered in the second inning, and Preston Munns homered in the eighth inning.
- Pearce, Brett Graczyk, Bradley Prince, Jr., and Schmal each collected multiple hits for South Forsyth War Eagles Varsity. Schmal and Pearce each drove in two runs to lead South Forsyth War Eagles Varsity.
- BT Riopelle, Munns, Billy Zinnershine, Brian Williams, Christian, Hule, Michael Pisacreta, and Hart each collected multiple hits for Lassiter. Riopelle led Lassiter with three hits in four at bats. Lassiter was sure-handed and didn't commit a single error. Riopelle made the most plays with 13.
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