STRUTHERS, OH- The Whiting Roll-Offs have found their stride and Monday night, they showed how dangerous they can be. In a doubleheader, Whiting’s offense looked impressive to say the least.
In a crazy, wild game, it took the Whiting Roll-Offs ten innings to dispatch of Avalanche, but they finally did by a score of 10-6. Gavin Mims pitched six scoreless innings in relief to earn the victory for Whiting. Nicholas Plant suffered the loss for Avalanche, allowing the go-ahead runs to score in the tenth inning.
Caleb Lombardo led all hitters in the game with four hits for Whiting, scoring two runs and driving in another. Ethan Bintrum slugged three hits, scored three times, and drove in two runs. Vincent Sibeto had three hits, including an RBI triple, and scored a run while Tyler Kamerer contributed three hits of his own and also drove in three runs in the game.
Collin Brainard had two hits and a pair of RBI in the game for Avalanche. Jenry Falcon hit a two-run double.
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 0 R H E
Whiting 1 0 1 2 0 0 2 0 0 4 10 18 0
Avalanche 0 1 0 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 7 3
Josh Ickes, Nathan Hayes (4), Gavin Mims (5) and Zach Herb; Collin Brainard, Nicholas Plant (7), Timmy West (10) and John Hyde; WP: Mims; LP: Plant; 2B: Jenry Falcon (A), Jake Pappagallo (A); 3B: Vincent Sibeto (WR)
Whiting Roll-Offs 10 – 6 Avalanche (10 innings)
The Whiting Roll-Offs scored in bunches in every odd-numbered inning to make short work of Eagle Wear, winning by a score of 10-0. Garrett Donaldson tossed a three-hit shutout to record the victory, striking out seven and walking three in the game.
Zach Luciano got saddled with the loss for Eagle Wear, giving up eight runs in just 2 1/3 innings.
Ethan Bintrum led the Whiting offense with three hits, including a double, and also scored three runs in the game. Tyler Kamerer slugged a triple and a double, drove in four runs, and scored one of his own while Gavin Sims hit a pair of doubles and drove in a pair of runs. Cre Calabria added a hit and two runs scored to the Whiting win.
Three different Eagle Wear players recorded a hit in the game.
1 2 3 4 5 R H E
Eagle 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 1
Whiting 3 0 5 0 2 10 10 0
Zach Luciano, Tristan Adamson (3) and Anthony Caruso; Garrett Donaldson and Jax Gruber; WP: Donaldson; LP: Luciano; 2B: Ethan Bintrum (WR), Gavin Sims (WR, 2), Tyler Kamerer (WR); 3B: Kamerer (WR)
Whiting Roll-Offs 10 – 0 Eagle Wear