Coldwater Cavaliers Varsity defeated Wayne Trace (Haviland, OH) 9-7 on Tuesday after taking the lead late in the game. The game was tied at seven with Coldwater Cavaliers Varsity batting in the top of the sixth when Madison Wendel homered on the first pitch of the at bat, scoring two runs.
Wayne Trace (Haviland, OH) scored four runs in the fourth inning, but Coldwater Cavaliers Varsity still managed to pull out the victory. The big inning for Wayne Trace (Haviland, OH) came thanks to a single by Tatum Tinger, a home run by Emma Crosby, and a double by Kaitlin Slade.
Coldwater Cavaliers Varsity fired up the offense in the first inning, when Molly Steinke hit a solo homer.
Wayne Trace (Haviland, OH) evened things up at seven in the bottom of the fourth inning when Crosby homered on a 2-2 count, scoring two runs.
Coldwater Cavaliers Varsity tallied three runs in the fourth inning. Coldwater Cavaliers Varsity batters contributing to the big inning included Claire Steinke and Macy Sheffer, all sending runners across the plate with RBIs in the inning.
Wendel was the winning pitcher for Coldwater Cavaliers Varsity. The pitcher went three innings, allowing zero runs on one hit, striking out six and walking zero. Sheffer threw one inning in relief out of the bullpen.
Tiffany Sinn took the loss for Wayne Trace (Haviland, OH). The hurler allowed 12 hits and nine runs over seven innings, striking out five.
Izzy Byer started the game for Coldwater Cavaliers Varsity. The ace surrendered three runs on three hits over three innings, striking out two
Coldwater Cavaliers Varsity tallied three home runs on the day. Wendel had a four bagger in the third and sixth innings. Steinke had a homer in the first inning.
Coldwater Cavaliers Varsity collected 12 hits. Wendel, Sheffer, Steinke, and Maddie Sheffer all had multiple hits for Coldwater Cavaliers Varsity. Steinke, Sheffer, and Wendel each managed three hits to lead Coldwater Cavaliers Varsity.
Wayne Trace (Haviland, OH) tallied eight hits on the day. Macy Doster, Crosby, and Tinger each racked up multiple hits for Wayne Trace (Haviland, OH).
-Written by GameChanger Media.