STRUTHERS OH- Whiting Roll-Offs may have lost first place in the Livi division in the last weekend of the regular season, but that didn’t stop them from coming into the playoffs strong. With back to back wins Whiting clinched a sweep of Astro Falcons to punch their ticket to the championship series. They beat the Falcons 8-7 in Game 2.
Ben Miller came up clutch at the plate for Whiting. He went 2-5 with 3 RBI. Corbin Sevcik also went 2-5 on the day and knocked in 1 RBI. Nick Parrotto went 1-4 on the day scored 2 runs, and hit in a RBI. Owen Keister also went 1-4 with a walk and a RBI.
Keister got the win on the mound for Whiting. He went 5 innings and gave up 1 earned run on 2 hits. He struck out a pair.
Evan Tice had a great day at the fish in the losing effort. He had multiple hits going 2-5 with 2 RBI. Hayden Warmouth had a pair of RBI as well on a 1-2 day.
Jacob Hayes pitched the bulk of the work for Astro. He went 5 innings and gave up 3 runs on 4 hits. He sent 5 hitters back to the dugout with a K.