DA Blue Game Changer Recap
Monday, September 16, 2019

Diamond Academy Blue 15U Clinches Lead in Sixth Inning to Defeat Shiloh Legion

Diamond Academy Blue 15U stole the lead late and defeated Shilo Legion 15-8 on Sunday. The game was tied at six with Diamond Academy Blue 15U batting in the top of the sixth when Brady Brathuhn was struck by a pitch, driving in a run.

There was plenty of action on the basepaths as Diamond Academy Blue 15U collected 12 hits and Shilo Legion had nine.

Diamond Academy Blue 15U got things moving in the first inning. Adam Bryant's sac fly scored one run for Diamond Academy Blue 15U.

In the top of the fifth inning, Diamond Academy Blue 15U tied things up at six. Alec Nahum grounded out, scoring one run.

Brad Burns led the Diamond Academy Blue 15U to victory on the hill. He allowed nine hits and seven runs over five and a third innings, striking out four. Ben Coleman threw two-thirds of an inning in relief out of the bullpen.

Ropp led things off on the mound for Shilo Legion. He surrendered six runs on eight hits over five innings, striking out two. Tate threw one inning in relief.

Diamond Academy Blue 15U collected 12 hits. Zach Stranathan, VJ Perricone, Bodey Griffin, Ryan Scarff, and Aidan Nahum all collected multiple hits for Diamond Academy Blue 15U. Nahum, Scarff, Griffin, Perricone, and Stranathan each collected two hits to lead Diamond Academy Blue 15U.

Shilo Legion totaled nine hits in the game. Sechrist and Stump each racked up multiple hits for Shilo Legion.

 

Nathum's Walk-off Gives Diamond Academy Blue 15U Victory Over Shiloh Legion 

It came down to the wire on Sunday, with Diamond Academy Blue 15U taking victory on a dramatic walk-off single in the late innings that sealed their victory over Shilo Legion. The game was tied at 13 with Diamond Academy Blue 15U batting in the bottom of the fifth when Alec Nahum singled on a 3-2 count, scoring two runs.

Both pitching staffs had their hands full, frequently dealing with runners on base. Diamond Academy Blue 15U collected ten hits and Shilo Legion had six.

Diamond Academy Blue 15U opened up an early lead in the first inning when an error scored two runs for Diamond Academy Blue 15U.

Ryan Scarff was credited with the victory for Diamond Academy Blue 15U. He surrendered zero runs on zero hits over two-thirds of an inning, walking zero. Zach Stranathan threw two and a third innings in relief out of the bullpen.

Barnett was on the mound for Shilo Legion. He surrendered eight runs on five hits over three and two-thirds innings, striking out one. Stump and Jones entered the game as relief, throwing two-thirds of an inning and one-third of an inning respectively.

Ben Coleman started the game for Diamond Academy Blue 15U. He lasted two innings, allowing three hits and eight runs

Diamond Academy Blue 15U racked up ten hits. Nahum, Brad Burns, Ethan Smith, and Bodey Griffin each managed multiple hits for Diamond Academy Blue 15U. Nahum went 3-for-4 at the plate to lead Diamond Academy Blue 15U in hits.

Shilo Legion tallied six hits. Stump and Hughes each collected multiple hits for Shilo Legion. Stump led Shilo Legion with three hits in three at bats.