Sports Update- Cloud Splits, Heideman Swipes Home For Lion Win
By N3 Sports Team
Kent City 15-0 White Cloud 5-3
The Varsity girls traveled to Kent City last night and struggled in the 1st game of the doubleheader managing only 5 hits in a 15-5 loss. Hallie Schulz had 2 hits, Olivia Bowman had a hit and 2 RBI’s and Hannah Brown tripled.
The girls bounced back very well in the 2nd game behind a strong pitching effort from Hallie Schulz as she...
... scattered 3 hits in a 3-0 shutout. Olivia Bowman and Elexis Plotts each had a double with an RBI and Maddie Seabrook had a base hit with an RBI.
Newaygo 10 Orchard View 9
With the game tied at nine apiece and the Lions batting in the bottom of the sixth with 2 outs Jarred Heideman stole home to give his team the go-ahead run that proved to be the game winner.
Hunter Lay, Brandon Sekach, and Heideman each collected multiple hits for the Lions while Orion Gordon came in to relieve in the 4th inning and picked up the win.
The second game was suspended after 3 innings due to darkness.
“I am proud of the guys tonight,” said Coach Jerry Bomay. “We were down 7 runs at one time. It could have been an easy game for us to just pack up but we didn’t. The guys battled every at bat and we slowly chipped away at their lead.”
"It was a good win for us.”