Boys Junior Varsity Baseball, Boys Varsity Baseball · Adams Central High School Varsity Baseball beat Blackford High School 20-7


Thursday, May 18, 2017

5:00 PM

Adams Central High School
AWAY
20

Blackford High School
HOME
7

Game Recap

Adams Central JETS Varsity Wins Back-And-Forth Affair Against Blackford
Adams Central JETS Varsity took the lead for good in the third inning to capture a back-and-forth game from Blackford by a 20-7 score on Thursday. The game was tied at four with Adams Central JETS Varsity batting in the top of the third when Jalen Hammond doubled off of Caleb Mealy, driving in one run.
Blake Bauman collected four hits in four at bats to help lead Adams Central JETS Varsity to victory. Bauman homered in the first, singled in the second, doubled in the third, tripled in the fourth, and walked in the fifth.
Adams Central JETS Varsity took an early lead in the first inning. With zero outs in the first inning Bauman drove in one run when he homered.
Adams Central JETS Varsity evened things up at four in the top of the second inning. Jantz Blackburn singled on a 1-0 count in the second inning, scoring one run.
Adams Central JETS Varsity took the lead for good with three runs in the third inning. In the third Caleb Mealy induced Kevin Brown to ground out, but one run scored and Bauman doubled off of Mealy, driving in one run.
Adams Central JETS Varsity scored seven runs in the fifth inning. Adams Central JETS Varsity scored on a home run by Andrew Hammond, a walk by Bauman, a single by Zach Green, a walk by Blackburn, and a single by Brett Funk.
Luke Bittner earned the win for Adams Central JETS Varsity. He threw three innings, surrendering four runs, four hits, and striking out eight. Jake Ross took the loss for Blackford. He pitched two innings, allowing six runs, nine hits, and walking zero.
Home runs for Adams Central JETS Varsity came when Hammond homered in the fifth inning and Bauman homered in the first inning.
Adams Central JETS Varsity had 21 hits in the game. Bauman, Hammond, Green, Funk, Bittner, Blackburn, Jalen Hammond, and Brown each collected multiple hits for Adams Central JETS Varsity.

Box Scores

Adams Central

1
1

2
3

3
3

4
6

5
7

6

7

R
20

H
21

E
2

Blackford

1
4

2

3

4

5
3

6

7

R

H
6

E
1