Louisville fell behind early and couldn’t come back in a 7-0 loss to GlenOak on Saturday.
The Leopards struggled to contain the high-powered offense of GlenOak, giving up seven runs.
Birchler was credited with the victory for GlenOak. The ace lasted seven innings, allowing nine hits and zero runs while striking out seven and walking zero.
The Leopards had nine hits in the game as Cooper Rice and Karson Siegfried each had multiple hits to lead the team at the plate.
Connor Morley was on the mound for the Leopards. The righthander went six innings, allowing six runs on ten hits, striking out five and walking one.
Carter Deem and Bryce Graziani entered the game as relief, throwing two-thirds of an inning and one-third of an inning respectively. Louisville would later play Revere in their second matchup of the day.
The Louisville Leopards stayed in it until the end, but Revere pulled away late in a 6-5 victory on Saturday.
Revere was down 3-2 in the top of the fifth inning when Wilson Clark doubled on a 0-1 count, scoring three runs.
The Leopards racked up seven hits in the game as Ty Paumier and Zach Root each collected multiple hits, but Paumier led the Leopards at the plate with three hits in three at bats.
Zach Root led things off on the mound for the Leopards. The righthander lasted five innings, allowing eight hits and five runs while striking out three. Carter Deem and Grayson Brunoni entered the game from the bullpen, throwing one and one-third innings and two-thirds of an inning respectively.
Devin Donich went 2-for-3 at the plate to lead Revere in hits and AJ Hall was the winning pitcher for Revere. The fireballer surrendered three runs on four hits over three innings, striking out three. Ang Levak and Geoffrey Siess entered the game out of the bullpen and helped to close out the game in relief.
The Leopards will try and bounce back after losing two games on the day when they take on the Dukes of Marlington on Monday at home.
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