STRUTHERS, OH – Will Shaffer started off strong on the mound for Dura Edge as he left Whiting’s offense questioning how to manufacture runs the first time through the order. Dura Edge also got on the board early as they scored one in the first then three in the third before Whiting figured out Shaffer for two runs in the fourth. Once Dura Edge added another three runs in the fourth, they stayed hot at the plate and added five more runs in the fifth to win the game 12-2win.
For Whiting, Tyler Kamerer went 2-2 with an RBI and run scored. Chase Tomko went 1-2 with an RBI. Gavin Wooley ended up taking the loss but went 3 innings giving up 5 runs, 3 of which were earned, on 3 hits with 1 strikeout.
For Dura Edge, Jake Bowen went 3-3 with 3 RBI. Joey Perfette went 1-3 with a triple and 4 RBI. Andrew Marcello went 1-2 with 2 walks and 4 runs scored.
The winning pitcher was Will Shaffer for Dura Edge as he went 4 strong innings giving up 2 unearned runs on 3 hits with 1 strikeout.