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WHITING HANDLES A2Z AND ADVANCES

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A2Z lost the lead late in a 12-6 defeat to Whiting Roll-Offs on Sunday. Whiting trailed 5-4 in the top of the fifth inning when Ben Miller tripled on a 1-2 count, scoring three runs.

Despite the loss, A2Z did collect 11 hits in the high-scoring affair. Unfortunately, Whiting had 16 hits on the way to victory.

A2Z captured the lead in the second inning.  They scored one run on a stolen base.

In the bottom of the third inning, A2Z tied things up at four when an error scored one run.

A2Z put up three runs in the second inning.  A2Z big bats in the inning were led by a single by Matt Paparodis and a sacrifice fly by Braden Adams.

Whiting scored four runs in the seventh inning.  The big inning came thanks to a triple by Grant Melder, a single by Nick Thomas, and a double by Corbin Sevcik.

Connor Davis earned the victory on the mound for Whiting. He allowed six hits and four runs over three innings, striking out three.

Joe Aey took the loss for A2Z. He surrendered four runs on six hits over three and two-thirds innings, striking out two.

A2Z tallied 11 hits.  Paparodis, Aiden Thompson, and Danny Nittoli all managed multiple hits.  Nittoli, Thompson, and Paparodis all had two hits to lead. 

Whiting racked up 16 hits.  Melder, Sevcik, Miller, and Owen Keister each collected multiple hits.

WHITING HOLDS ON AGAINST A2Z

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A2Z effort to come back from down nine runs in the fifth inning came up just short, as they fell 9-8 to Whiting Roll-Offs on Saturday.  A2Z put up seven runs in the failed comeback. Blake Jeffries, Carson Bish,  Matt Paparodis, Joe Aey, Chris Denney, and Aiden Thompson all picked up RBIs in the rally.

A2Z fell behind early in the loss.  Whiting took the lead on a single in the first inning.

Whiting fired up the offense in the first inning.  Grant Melder singled on a 1-2 count, scoring one run.

A2Z notched six runs in the sixth inning.  Their big bats were led by Jeffries, Bish, Paparodis, and Aey, all driving in runs in the frame.

Whiting scored six runs in the fifth inning.  Their big inning was driven by an error on a ball put in play by Nate Thomas and Grayson Hooks and doubles by Ben Miller and Corbin Sevcik.

Joey Pugh earned the win for Whiting. He allowed two hits and zero runs over five innings, striking out three and walking one.  

Jeffries took the loss for A2Z. He allowed four hits and three runs over three and a third innings, striking out three.

A2Z tallied six hits in the game.  Aey and Matt Boccieri each managed multiple hits.  Boccieri and Aey each collected two hits to lead.

Whiting collected seven hits on the day.  Melder and Miller each had multiple hits. 

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CREEKSIDE USES EARLY LEAD TO PREVAIL OVER WHITING

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Whiting Roll-Offs fell behind early and couldn’t come back in a 9-5 loss to Creekside on Sunday.  Creekside scored two on a single by Tyler Mikulin in the first inning.

Whiting  tallied three runs in the third inning.  Corbin Sevcik, Nate Thomas, and Owen Keister all drove in runs in the frame.

Creekside scored three runs in the seventh inning.  The big inning came thanks to a single by Jacob Werner and an error on a ball put in play by Mikulin.

Michael Patellis got the start for Creekside. He surrendered three runs on five hits over four innings, striking out five and walking one.

Grant Melder led things off on the hill for Whiting. He lasted two and two-thirds innings, allowing five hits and five runs while striking out one.  

Whiting totaled ten hits.  Thomas, Ben Miller, and Melder each racked up multiple hits.  Thomas went 3-for-4 at the plate to lead Whiting in hits.

Creekside tallied 11 hits in the game.  Werner, Dylan Sheeley and Mikulin all managed multiple hits for.  Werner led Creekside with three hits in four at bats.

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WHITING HANDCUFFS BALLISTIC OFFENSE

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Nathan Craig shut down Ballistic, throwing a complete game shutout and leading Whiting Roll-Offs to a 11-0 victory on Saturday

Whiting  fired up the offense in the first inning.  Craig doubled on a 1-0 count, scoring one run.

Whiting notched five runs in the fourth inning.  The big inning was thanks to a walk by Grant Melder, a single by Joey Pugh,  another by Cameron Foy, and an error on a ball put in play by Ben Miller.

One bright spot for Ballistic was a single by Thomas Pesa in the first inning.

Craig took the win for Whiting. He went five innings, allowing zero runs on two hits, striking out two and walking zero.

Johnny Reyes toed the rubber for Ballistic. He lasted three innings, allowing five hits and six runs while striking out one and walking one.

Pugh led Whiting with two hits in two at bats.

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WHITING NABS BIG WIN OVER EAGLE WEAR

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Whiting Roll-Offs nabbed the lead late in the game in a 17-10 victory over Eaglewear on Saturday.  Whiting trailed 9-8 in the top of the fourth inning when Nate Thomas singled on a 3-1 count, scoring two runs.

Whiting was boosted by Ben Miller who went 4-for-4 at the plate.  Miller singled in the first, singled in the second, tripled in the fourth, and tripled in the fourth.

Eaglewear opened up scoring in the first inning when JD Memo drew a walk, scoring one run.

Cameron Foy was credited with the victory for Whiting. He went three innings, allowing nine runs on five hits and striking out two. 

Jacob Lample toed the rubber for Eaglewear. He lasted two and a third innings, allowing four hits and seven runs while striking out two.  

Whiting totaled 14 hits.  Miller, Thomas, Grant Melder, and Keister all had multiple hits for Whiting.  Miller went 4-for-4 at the plate to lead in hits.

Eaglewear saw the ball well today, racking up six hits in the game.  Evan Gilson and Baron Hardy each racked up multiple hits.

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PROSPECTS GRAB LEAD LATE TO BEAT WHITING

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Prospects defeated Whiting 9-6 on Wednesday after taking the lead late in the game.  The game was tied at six with Prospects batting in the bottom of the sixth when Kris Hrosar singled on a 2-1 count, scoring one run.

Prospects earned the victory despite allowing Whiting to score four runs in the first inning.  Whiting’s big inning was driven by singles by Grant Melder, Nate Thomas, Owen Keister, and Sam Patton.

Whiting got things started in the first inning.  Melder drove in one when he singled.

Carter Knupp took the win for Prospects. He went three innings, allowing one run on one hit and striking out two.

Grayson Hooks took the loss for Whiting. He allowed six hits and five runs over one and one-third innings, striking out two and walking one.

Prospects racked up 15 hits in the game.  Caleb Hadley, Michael Condoleon, Stephen Palmer, Knupp, and Ciminero all managed multiple hits.  Hadley led the way with three hits in four at bats.

Whiting racked up ten hits.  Thomas, Keister, and Melder each racked up multiple hits for Whiting.  Thomas went 3-for-3 at the plate to lead.

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WHITING DESTROYS CSA

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Nothing came easy for CSA on Thursday, as they fell 16-0 to Whiting Roll-Offs.

One bright spot for CSA was a double by Noah Adamson in the second inning.

Joey Pugh got the start for Whiting. He surrendered zero runs on one hit over two innings, striking out three and walking one.

John  Darnley was on the hill for CSA. He surrendered eight runs on four hits over one and two-thirds innings, striking out one. 

Adamson, and Andrew Brown all had one hit to lead CSA.

Whiting racked up 12 hits.  Grant Melder, Ben Miller, Nick Thomas and Owen Keister each collected multiple hits.  Grant led Whiting with three hits in four at bats. 

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WHITING SWEEPS THE NIGHT

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CSA watched the game slip away early and couldn’t recover in a 15-4  Whiting Roll-Offs on Monday. Whiting scored on a double by Grant Melder, a single by Will Gubba, and a triple by Derek Curry in the first inning.

The CSA struggled to put runs on the board and had a tough time defensively containing Whiting giving up 15 runs.

Whiting opened up scoring in the first inning.  Melder drove in one when he doubled.

CSA put up four runs in the fourth inning.  Batters contributing to the big inning included Isaiah Torres and Trent Porter, all driving in runs in the frame.

Whiting scored five runs in the fourth inning.  Batters contributing to the big inning included Derek Cury, Corbin Sevcik, and Grayson Hooks, all sending runners across the plate with RBIs in the inning.

Joey Pugh was on the mound for Whiting. He lasted three innings, allowing two hits and zero runs while striking out five and walking zero.

Shaun Updegraff started the game for CSA. He allowed four hits and four runs over two-thirds of an inning, striking out one.  John  Darnley, Carson Fuller, Nick Kyprianou, and Andrew Brown each entered the game as relief, throwing one inning, one inning, one inning, and one-third of an inning respectively.

Torres led CSA with two hits in three at bats.

Whiting racked up 12 hits on the day.  Cury, Sevcik, and Gubba all collected multiple hits for  Whiting.  Cury went 3-for-3 at the plate to lead.