JOHN CURTIS - Daily Union Sports Editor
Shelbyville Daily Union
SHELBYVILLE, IL. —
It was a see-saw game at Sullivan, with Sullivan seeing the 1-run win in the bottom of the 7th, 11-10.
Sullivan out-hit Okaw 17 to 9, but Sully also booted the balls five times.
Okaw went up 3-0 in the 1st, but Sullivan answered with their own 3-run rally in the bottom of the 1st. Okaw had another 3-run rally in the 2nd to lead, 6-3. Sullivan got one run back in the bottom, trailing 6-4.
In the bottom of the 3rd, Sully brke out for four runs and an 8-6 lead. Okaw scored another 3-spot in the 6th to regain a 9-8 lead. But, Sully got a run in the bottom to knot the game at 9-9. Okaw got the go-head run in the top of the 7th, but again, Sully answered with two runs, winning on a walk-off RBI by Frerichs.
Peyton hagerman led Okaw Valley, going 2-for-4 with two RBIs, while Colton Sroka went 2-for-3. Frerichs led Sullivan, going 3-for-4 with a double and the game-winner. Clayton went 3-for-4 for Sully with a home run and three RBIs.
Sullivan 11, Okaw Valley 10
Okaw 330 003 1--10-9-2
Sully 314 001 2--11-17-5
Okaw stats: Hagerman 2-for-4, 2 RBIs; Sroka 2-for-3. Pitching (L) Park 4 IP, 4 ERs, 6 hits, 2 BBs.
Sully stats: Frerichs 3-for-4, 2B, RBI; Clayton 3-for-4, HR, 3 RBIs. Pitching (W) Nadler 1 IP, 1 run, 2 hits, BB, K.