Blanchard Lions Varsity Defeats Canyon Del Oro To Claim Championship
Despite allowing four runs in the third inning, Blanchard Lions Varsity defeated Canyon del Oro 14-4 on Friday. Canyon del Oro’s big inning was driven by singles by Simon Lytle, Dante Schindler, and Dominic Felix.
Blanchard Lions Varsity fired up the offense in the first inning. Bryce Madron singled on a 3-2 count, scoring one run.
Blanchard Lions Varsity put up six runs in the second inning. Jack Kiker, Madron, Ty Vanmeter, and Payton Miller all drove in runs in the frame.
Jace Beck took the win for Blanchard Lions Varsity. He lasted five innings, allowing five hits and four runs while striking out 12.
Travis Higdon took the loss for Canyon del Oro. He allowed six hits and ten runs over two and two-thirds innings, striking out four.
Blanchard Lions Varsity racked up ten hits in the game. Tyler Henry, Kiker, and Madron each racked up multiple hits for Blanchard Lions Varsity. Madron, Kiker, and Henry each collected two hits to lead Blanchard Lions Varsity. Blanchard Lions Varsity was sure-handed in the field and didn’t commit a single error. Miller had the most chances in the field with 13.