Grand Blanc Bobcats Varsity beat Grand Rapids Catholic Central on Saturday 12-6 at East Grand Rapids in seven innings.
Grand Blanc Bobcats Varsity scored six runs in the fourth on Grand Blanc Bobcats Varsity scored in the fourth on a wild pitch, an RBI double by Noah Staten, a groundout by Joseph Messner, a passed ball, an RBI single by Dylan Cumming, and a fielder’s choice.
The teams traded runs for most of the contest, leading to five lead changes in the game.
Dylan Brown racked up two RBIs on one hit for Grand Blanc Bobcats Varsity. He singled in the sixth inning.
Even though Lawson Bainbridge allowed six runs over six innings he still recorded the victory. Bainbridge struck out four, walked none and gave up seven hits.
Charlie Crampton was charged with the loss. He allowed seven runs in three innings, walked four and struck out none.
Grand Blanc Bobcats Varsity jumped out to an early 1-0 lead in the top of the first. Brandon Bednar got things going for Grand Blanc Bobcats Varsity with a single. A stolen base then moved Bednar from first to second.
Grand Blanc Bobcats Varsity got one-run rallies in the second inning and the third. In the second, Grand Blanc Bobcats Varsity scored on a groundout by Logan Fleming, bringing home Connor Carlson.
After a quick strike from Grand Blanc Bobcats Varsity, Grand Rapids Catholic Central responded with five runs in the third. Grand Rapids Catholic Central scored on a two-run single by Zach Olive, a fielder’s choice, and a two-run error.
Grand Blanc Bobcats Varsity tacked on another three runs in the sixth. Dylan Brown’s single got things going, plating Messner and Carlson. That was followed up by Paul Joseph’s single, plating Dylan Brown.