Springfield Nips Crestview in Extras

Springfield nipped Crestview, 5-4, in a game that resumed after being postponed from Tuesday.

Tied at three in the ninth inning, Joe Wrask gave the Tigers the lead with a fielder’s choice RBI scoring Hunter Snyder. Later in the inning, James Hillyer added an insurance run with an RBI double. Hillyer finished with three hits including a home run. Meanwhile, Wrask finished the game with two hits and two RBIs.

Hillyer also picked up the win on the mound, working 3 2/3 innings with seven strikeouts and no walks.

Jake Ferris and Andrew Batchelor paced Crestview with two hits apiece. Ferris drove in a pair of runs in the loss.

Springfield improves to 7-1 overall and 6-0 in ITCL play. Crestview drops to 6-2 overall and 4-2 in league play.

WKBN 27 First News provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. No links will be permitted. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s