Shelbyville Daily Union


May 13, 2014

Okaw Levels Hilltoppers



Okaw Valley 17, Mt. Pulaski 6

Okaw (12)00 50--17-17-2

Mt. P 200 22--6-8-4

Okaw stats: Sroka 2-for-4, 2B, BB, SB, ROE, 3 runs, RBI; Jeffers 3-for-5, HR, SB, 3 runs, 4 RBIs; Hagerman 3-for-4, SB, 3 runs, 2 RBIs; Still 3-for-4, 3 runs, 4 RBIs; Fruchtl 3-for-3, BB, SB, 2 runs, RBI; Tiarks 1-for-3, ROE, run; Martin 1-for-1, RBI; Park 0-for-3, ROE, BB; Cloyd 1-for-4, run, 2 RBIs; Johnson 0-for-1, 2 BBs, SB, run; Miller 0-for-1. Pitching (W) Sroka 5 IP, 6 runs (4 ER), 8 hits, 6 BB, 6 Ks.

Mt. P stats: Collier 3-for-4, 2B, run, 2 RBIs; Luczaj 0-for-2, 2 BBs, 2 ROEs, 2 runs; Lowery 2-for-4, 2B, 2 RBIs; Amidon 0-for-2, BB, run; Collier 1-for-3, 2 RBIs; Huff 1-for-2, BB, run; Parkopanski 0-for-2; Griesham 0-for-1, BB; Davis BB, run; Stewart 0-for-2; Drake 1-for-1. Pitching (L) Huff 4 IP, 17 runs (4 ER), 17 hits, 5 BBs, 3 Ks; Collier 1 IP, 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 BB, 1 K.

Peyton Hagerman threw a 1-hitter, walking just one, hitting a batter and striking out nine. The one hit was a triple.

Villa Grove drew first blood in the 2nd. A lead-off triple by Lemmon eventually got him home via ground out.

Okaw got on the board in the 3rd. Colton Sroka led off with a single and Jeffers reached on an error. After a fly out, Sroka stole home, but Jeffers was out stealing 2nd, 1-1.

Villa Grove reclaimed their lead in the 4th. An error, a walk, and a hit batter set the stage with no outs. Another error allowed two runs to score. A ground out, a Hagerman strike out, and gunning down a runner trying to steal home got Okaw out of the jam down just 3-1.

Both teams held serve until the bottom of the 6th, when Okaw rallied for the win. Hagerman and Still reached on an error. Drew Fruchtle single scoring both runners, tying the score, 3-3.

Tiarks singled and Cloyd launched a sacrifice fly scoring Fruchtl for the lead, 4-3. On a fielding error Justin Johnson got to 3rd with one out. Tanner Coleman lifted a sacrifice fly and Johnson tagged and scored, 5-3.

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