Blanchard Lions Overcomes Edison In Face Of Early 5-Run Inning
Even though Blanchard Lions gave up five runs in the fifth inning, they still defeated Edison 14-5 on Monday. Edison big bats were led by Scout Huggins, Dane Wofford, Nick Lucas, and Christian Clack, all driving in runs in the frame.
Blanchard Lions secured the victory thanks to ten runs in the first inning. The offensive onslaught came from singles by Rowdy Steelman, Tyler Henry, Camden Cooper, Callen Golloway, and Ty Vanmeter and a walk by Vanmeter.
In the first inning, Blanchard Lions got their offense started. Vanmeter drew a walk, scoring one run.
Steelman led the Blanchard Lions to victory on the pitcher’s mound. He surrendered five runs on five hits over five innings, striking out four. Henry threw one inning in relief out of the bullpen.
Tanner Floyd took the loss for Edison. He went one-third of an inning, allowing seven runs on four hits.
Blanchard Lions collected 12 hits. Golloway, Vanmeter, and Bryce Madron all collected multiple hits for Blanchard Lions . Golloway went 4-for-5 at the plate to lead Blanchard Lions in hits. Blanchard Lions stole 12 bases during the game as three players stole more than one. Jack Kiker led the way with four.
Clack led Edison with two hits in three at bats