Northview Titans Varsity fought back after falling down by five runs in the sixth inning. The comeback fell just short though, in a 6-5 defeat to Chattahoochee on Saturday. Northview Titans Varsity scored four runs in the failed comeback on a walk by Beau Lark, a single by Anish Yennam, a fielder’s choice by Michael Izzi, and a single by Sam Ryan.
Northview Titans Varsity lost despite out-hitting Chattahoochee nine to six.
Chattahoochee got things moving in the second inning, when #4 singled on a 0-2 count, scoring one run.
Northview Titans Varsity put up four runs in the seventh inning. The big inning was thanks to singles by Yennam and Ryan, a walk by Lark, and a fielder’s choice by Izzi.
#12 was on the mound for Chattahoochee. He allowed seven hits and five runs over six and a third innings, striking out five.
Lark led things off on the pitcher’s mound for Northview Titans Varsity. He went five innings, allowing four runs on four hits and striking out seven. David Shriner threw one inning out of the bullpen.
Northview Titans Varsity totaled nine hits. Ryan and Lark all managed multiple hits for Northview Titans Varsity. Ryan led Northview Titans Varsity with three hits in four at bats.