Monday, May 8, 2017
Grand Blanc High School
Walled Lake Western High School
Grand Blanc Bobcats Varsity defeated Walled Lake Western 12-1 thanks to a strong start. Grand Blanc cored on a stolen base and a single by Nolan Hamilton in the first inning.
Grand Blanc then scored five runs in the second inning. The big inning was thanks to a single by Daniel Heidenreich, a single by Joseph Messner, a single by Brandon Bednar, a fielder’s choice by Noah Staten, and a stolen base.
Logan Fleming earned the win for Grand Blanc Bobcats Varsity. He tossed three innings, giving up zero runs, three hits, and striking out four. Carpenter took the loss for Walled Lake Western. He pitched one inning, surrendering two runs, three hits, striking out one, and walking one.
Grand Blanc Bobcats Varsity collected 12 hits. Messner, Blake Olah, and Heidenreich each collected multiple hits for Grand Blanc.. Bednar went 1-for-3 at the plate as he led the team with two runs batted in. Grand Blanc didn’t commit a single error in the field. Max Baldes had six chances in the field, the most on the team. Grand Blanc tore up the base paths, as three players stole at least two bases. Ethan Asperger led the way with two.