Despite allowing four runs in the third inning, Northview Titans Varsity defeated Chattahoochee 8-7 on Friday. Justin Simes, Scott Mudler, and Sean Kelly all moved runners across the plate with RBIs in the inning.
Northview Titans Varsity collected nine hits and Chattahoochee had nine in the high-scoring affair.
Northview Titans Varsity took an early lead in the first inning. Northview Titans Varsity scored two runs when Michael Izzi singled.
Northview Titans Varsity took the lead for good with five runs in the third inning. In the third Anish Yennam drew a walk, scoring one run and Mark McLaughlin homered on a 2-1 count, scoring four runs.
Ryan Blake toed the rubber for Northview Titans Varsity. He surrendered six runs on four hits over two and a third innings, striking out one and walking one. Yennam threw four and two-thirds innings in relief allowing one run on five hits and striking out eight.
Kelly was on the pitcher’s mound for Chattahoochee. He went two innings, allowing seven runs on seven hits and striking out two. Tyler Mcvay threw four innings in relief.
Northview Titans Varsity launched one home run on the day. McLaughlin had a long ball in the third inning.
Northview Titans Varsity scattered nine hits in the game. Jaysen Dower, Cal Hendricks, and Beau Lark each had multiple hits for Northview Titans Varsity. Lark, Hendricks, and Dower each collected two hits to lead Northview Titans Varsity.