Boys Varsity Baseball · Boys Varsity Baseball falls to Bluffton 10 – 9

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Adams Central High School vs Bluffton High School
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Jets fell to Bluffton 10-9 on Thursday on the final play of the game. The game was tied at nine with Bluffton batting in the bottom of the seventh when.
Jets trailed by five runs in the fourth inning, but then fought back to lower the final margin. Jets scored six runs in the failed comeback on a error in the fifth, a sacrifice fly by Logan Macklin in the sixth, a single by Brandon Bultimier in the sixth, a single by Jalen Hammond in the sixth, a single by Gage Bustos in the seventh, and a single by Macklin in the seventh.
Jets got things started in the second inning when G King induced Colton Yergler to hit into a fielder’s choice, but one run scored.
Jets tallied three runs in the sixth inning. The offensive onslaught by Jets was led by Macklin, Bultimier, and Hammond, all sending runners across the plate with RBIs in the inning.
Bluffton scored four runs in the third inning. E Inskeep, King, and E Johnson all moved runners across the plate with RBIs in the inning.
N Huffar led the Bluffton to victory on the pitcher’s mound. He went two innings, allowing three runs on four hits, striking out two and walking one. M Corle threw two innings in relief out of the bullpen.
Hammond took the loss for Jets. He went one-third of an inning, allowing two runs on one hit and striking out one.
Chase Peterson started the game for Jets. He lasted three and a third innings, allowing eight hits and eight runs. King started the game for Bluffton. He surrendered two runs on two hits over three innings, striking out five.
Jets totaled ten hits. Hammond, Macklin, Bultimier, and Bustos each managed multiple hits for Jets. Bustos, Bultimier, Macklin, and Hammond all had two hits to lead Jets.
Bluffton racked up ten hits in the game. Inskeep, King, and Johnson all managed multiple hits for Bluffton. Inskeep went 3-for-3 at the plate to lead Bluffton in hits.