Knights Fall At Luers In 8 Innings

The Southwood baseball team traveled to Ft Wayne Tuesday, building an early lead before falling to Luers 8-7 in eight innings.

The Knights would plate 4 runs in the second. Alex Farr would lead off with a single and was followed by a Clayton Wells single. A sac bunt by Cam Ball moved both runners a base before a Gabe Lloyd walk loaded the bases. Tristin Hayslett would follow with a single to chase home Farr for a 1-0 lead. With two outs Mason Yentes would reach on an error with Wells scoring to make it 2-0. Carson Rich would then single to score Kelley and Hayslett to lead 4-0.

Southwood would tack on a run in the top of the third. With one out Wells would single before scoring on a Lloyd two out single for a 5-0 lead. Luers would answer with 2 runs in the bottom of the inning, then tie the score in the fourth.

The Knights would grab the lead again in the fifth when Lloyd led off with a double and advance to third on an error. Lloyd would then score on a Kelley fly ball to take a 6-5 lead. Again Luers would answer with a run to make it 6-6.

The game would go to the eighth still tied 6-6 when Lloyd hit a one out single and scored on a Hayslett triple. Two fly outs would end the threat. Luers would come back to score 2 runs in the bottom of the inning to defeat the Knights 8-7.

Lineup AB R H RBI BB SO
Mason Yentes 4 0 0 0 1 1
Carson Rich 4 0 1 2 0 0
Logan Barley 4 0 1 0 0 0
Alex Farr 3 1 1 0 0 0
Clayton Wells 4 2 2 0 0 2
Cam Ball 3 0 0 0 0 1
Gabe Lloyd 3 2 3 1 1 0
Tristen Hayslett 3 1 2 2 0 0
James Kelley 0 1 0 1 0 0
Tanner Hartley 1 0 0 0 0 0
Ty Roser 2 0 0 0 0 0
Payton Deeter 1 0 0 0 0 0
Pitching IP #P S% H R ER SO BB HR
Carson Rich 2.0 27 .630 0 0 0 2 1 0
Logan Barley 1.0 22 .591 4 2 2 0 0 0
Clayton Wells 1.0 17 .353 1 3 3 0 1 0
Cam Ball 1.0 16 .500 1 0 0 1 0 0
Tristen Hayslett 1.0 21 .429 0 1 1 0 2 0
Payton Deeter 1.0 20 .600 1 0 0 2 1 0
Alex Farr 0.1 26 .269 0 2 2 1 3 0

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