Saturday, April 22, 2017
Grand Blanc High School
Pinckney High School
Grand Blanc Bobcats Varsity Grabs Lead In Eighth Inning For Victory Over Pinckney Pirates
Grand Blanc Bobcats Varsity took the lead late in the game in a 2-1 victory over Pinckney Pirates on Saturday. The game was tied at one with Grand Blanc Bobcats Varsity batting in the top of the eighth when a runner stole home.
The pitching was strong on both sides. Grand Blanc Bobcats Varsity pitchers struck out two, while hurlers for Pinckney Pirates sat down six.
Grand Blanc Bobcats Varsity evened things up at one in the top of the fifth inning. Joseph Messner drove in a run when he walked with the bases loaded.
Nick Morales earned the win for Grand Blanc Bobcats Varsity. He went one and two-thirds innings, surrendering zero runs, zero hits, striking out one, and walking zero. Knightly took the loss for Pinckney Pirates. He pitched two innings, surrendering one run, two hits, and striking out three.
Dylan Cumming started the game for Grand Blanc Bobcats Varsity. He pitched six and a third innings, giving up one run, three hits, and striking out one. Rendell started the game for Pinckney Pirates. He threw six innings, giving up one run, five hits, and striking out three.
Brandon Bednar led Grand Blanc Bobcats Varsity with two hits in five at bats.