SALINEVILLE, OH- A walk-off left Beaver Local on the wrong end of a 6-5 defeat to Southern on Wednesday. The game was tied at five with Southern batting in the bottom of the seventh when Pratt singled on a 0-2 count, scoring the game-winner.

Beaver Local lost despite out-hitting Southern eight to four.  Southern captured the lead in the first inning. May drew a walk, scoring one run.  After Beaver Local scored one run in the top of the second, Southern answered with one of their own. Southern then answered when an error scored one run for Southern.

May was the winning pitcher for Southern. He went one inning, allowing two runs on three hits and striking out two.

Avery Wiegand took the tough-luck loss for the Beavers. He allowed two hits and one run over two and two-thirds innings, striking out four.

Ryan Cunningham started the game for Beaver Local. He surrendered two runs on zero hits over two-thirds of an inning West started the game for Southern. He surrendered three runs on five hits over six innings, striking out four

Beaver Local tallied eight hits. Wiegand and Hunter Saltsman all collected multiple hits for Beaver Local VarsitySaltsman and Wiegand each collected two hits to lead the Beavers.


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