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KENNEDY FIRING ON ALL ENGINES; DISPATCH IRISH

PHOTO CREDIT: MAHONING VALLEY SPORTS

NILES, OH- Warren JFK had everything working again on Saturday, winning big over Ursuline, 9-2

Kennedy fired up the offense in the first inning. Gavin Shrum tripled on the first pitch of the at bat, scoring two runs.  The Eagles then scored three runs in the third inning as the offense in the inning came from a walk by Caleb Hadley, a single by Jaden Rishel, and a sac fly by Jake Hettrick.

Hettrick took the win for JFK. The righty lasted five innings, allowing two hits and one run while striking out seven. Michael Bartoe threw two innings in relief out of the bullpen.

Tommy Groner took the loss for the Irish. The crafty righty went three and a third innings, allowing five runs on six hits and striking out two.

The Kennedy offense racked up 13 hits. Shrum, Aidan Rossi, Hadley, Alex DeSalvo, and Rishel each racked up multiple hits as a team. Shrum led the Eagles with three hits in three at-bats.

Luca Ricchiuti went 2-for-4 at the plate to lead Ursuline in hits.

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