STRUTHERS OH- Everything was going right for Creekside on Thursday in 16U Class B action. They hit and pitched their way to a dominating 16-1 victory over Ballistic Baseball.
It was Danny Flynn swinging the biggest bat of the day for Creekside. He went 3-4 with runs scored and 3 RBI. Kaiden Anthony went 1-3 with a pair of RBI. Jack Davis made the most of a 1-4 night knocking in 3 RBI and scoring 2 runs. Creekside worked 7 walks as a team, Devin Gruver went 1-2 with 2 of those walks, and a run scored. He also collected a RBI.
The strong hitting should not overshadow the impressive pitching performance that Creekside put out. Riley Davison took the win going 2 innings and giving up no runs on 2 hits. He struck out 1.
Luke Leonard had a nice night for Ballistic despite the offensive struggles. He went 1-2 with a run scored. Brady Harman and Stargell Fuhr both went 1-2 on the day. Will Moore did not get retired on the night going 1-1.
Dominic Elia was tagged with the loss on the mound for Balistic. He went 3 innings giving up 6 runs on 8 hits. He was able to strike out 5 hitters.