STRUTHERS OH- Avalanche used a five run 2nd inning to push past Roth Brothers 5-4. Neither team scored after the 2nd inning as the game quickly turned into a pitcher’s duel. Avalanche scored 5 runs on 6 hits, Roth scored 4 runs on 5 hits.
One of Avalanche’s six hits came from Haydin McLaughlin who went 1-2 with a walk and 2 RBI. Jake Mattocks went 1-3 with a RBI. Ethan Mannon was the only Avalanche hitter to have multiple hits going 2-3 with a run scored.
For Roth Brothers, Chance Laczko went 2-3 with a run scored and a RBI. Sam Campbell went 1-3 with 2 RBI. Alex Nicholson went 1-2 with a run scored.
Tim West picked up the victory on the mound for Avalanche, he went 4 innings giving up 0 runs on 1 hit. He struck out 3.