DA Blue Game Changer Recap
Tuesday, September 17, 2019

Diamond Academy Blue 15U Clinches Lead in Fourth Inning for Victory Over Southeastern 1

Diamond Academy Blue 15U defeated Southeastern 1 12-4 on Sunday after taking the lead late in the game. Diamond Academy Blue 15U was down 4-2 in the bottom of the fourth inning when Zach Stranathan singled on a 3-2 count, scoring three runs.

Diamond Academy Blue 15U earned the victory despite allowing Southeastern 1 to score three runs in the second inning. Southeastern 1 batters contributing to the big inning included #77, #38, and #42, who all drove in runs.

In the first inning, Diamond Academy Blue 15U got their offense started when Brad Burns grounded out, scoring one run.

Diamond Academy Blue 15U took the lead for good with nine runs in the fourth inning. In the fourth Aidan Nahum singled on a 2-1 count, scoring one run, Alec Nahum singled on a 1-1 count, scoring one run, an error scored two runs for Diamond Academy Blue 15U, and Adam Bryant singled on a 1-1 count, scoring two runs.

Nahum led things off on the hill for Diamond Academy Blue 15U. He lasted two innings, allowing three hits and three runs while striking out two and walking zero.

#18 was on the pitcher's mound for Southeastern 1. He went three innings, allowing eight runs on five hits and striking out one. #13 threw two innings out of the bullpen.

Bryant led Diamond Academy Blue 15U with two hits in three at bats.

 

Diamond Academy Blue 15U Goes Down on Final Play Against Spring Grove 1

It came down to the last play, but Diamond Academy Blue 15U was on the wrong end of a 7-6 defeat to Spring Grove 1 on Sunday. The game was tied at six with Spring Grove 1 batting in the bottom of the sixth when Gorham singled on a 1-2 count, scoring one run.

Diamond Academy Blue 15U lost despite out-hitting Spring Grove 1 eight to five.

Diamond Academy Blue 15U got things moving in the first inning, when Adam Bryant singled on a 2-1 count, scoring two runs.

In the bottom of the fifth inning, Spring Grove 1 tied things up at six when Leggett grounded out, scoring one run.

Diamond Academy Blue 15U tallied three runs in the fourth inning. The offensive onslaught by Diamond Academy Blue 15U was led by VJ Perricone, Alec Nahum, and Brad Burns, all knocking in runs in the inning.

Spring Grove 1 scored three runs in the fifth inning. Spring Grove 1 scored its runs on a groundout by Leggett.

Reichart led things off on the mound for Spring Grove 1. He allowed four hits and two runs over three innings, striking out four.

Ben Coleman led things off on the hill for Diamond Academy Blue 15U. He allowed one hit and three runs over three and a third innings, striking out six. Burns and Zach Stranathan entered the game as relief, throwing one inning and two-thirds of an inning respectively.

Diamond Academy Blue 15U scattered eight hits in the game. Bryant, Perricone, and Aidan Nahum all collected multiple hits for Diamond Academy Blue 15U. Bryant went 3-for-4 at the plate to lead Diamond Academy Blue 15U in hits. Diamond Academy Blue 15U tore up the base paths, as two players stole at least two bases. Bryant led the way with two.