STRUTHERS OH- Eagle Wear faced off with Whiting on Wednesday in a tight game in 18U Class B action. A great defensive performance on both sides opened up in the bottom of the 6th where Eagle Wear put up three runs. Those three runs to take the lead helped Eagle Wear walk away with a 4-3 victory.
Both Matthew Strank and Joseph Carosella came up huge for Eagle Wear at the plate. Strank went 2-3 on the day with 2 RBIs. Carosella went 2-3 with a run scored and an RBI. Eagle Wear put up 4 runs on 7 hits, and 4 RBIs as a team.
Sam Amodeo went the full distance and got the win on the mound for Eagle Wear. In his 7 IP, he allowed 3 runs on 5 hits. He put up 9 strikeouts on the day.
Brady Shannon and Brennen Porter both led Whiting at the plate, going 1-2 with a run scored and an RBI each. Whiting finished with 3 runs on 5 hits, and 3 RBIs as a team.
Jacob Warner took the loss for Whiting. He went 5 IP, giving up 3 earned runs on 7 hits. He struck out 2 on the day.
*Contributed By YSN’s Brendan Miller