STRUTHERS OH- It was a very competitive evening on Friday night as Creekside and Athletix locked horns in 18U Class B Playoffs. Creekside’s win put them ahead 1-0 in the series.
Clayton Blucher swung the pine with authority for Creekside. He went 2-3 on the night with 2 RBI. Eric Chorba went 1-3 with a RBI, and a run scored. Alex Gabauer also had multiple hits going 2-3 with 2 runs scored. Alex Duffalo went 2-3 as well.
Luke Savage pitched his way to a win on the mound. He went 5 innings and gave up 2 runs on 6 hits. He struck out 6 hitters as well.
Ethan Shaw went 1-3 on the day for the Athletix knocking in a run. Clay Mitchell went 1-2 and also collected a RBI. Malakai Roberts collected multiple hits on the day going 2-3 with a run scored.
Joey Barr pitched the whole game, but still came away with the loss. He went 6 innings and gave up 3 runs on 8 hits. He struck out 6.