Garrett Fritz came in to pitch in the 6th and gave up the only Our Savior run, a solo home run.
Okaw exploded for 10 hits in the 3rd place game. Five players hit safely and four of the five had multiple hits. Okaw went up 1-0 in the 1st and made it 2-0 in the 2nd. They extended their lead to 3-0 in the 5th. Our Savior's one shot wasn't enough and Okaw took home the bronze.
Harshman had another two hits game, going 2-for-4. Austin Hill went 2-for-3. Fritz hit 3-for-4 and Trey Yarnell batted 2-for-4. Cody Drake had just one hit, but it was a double.
Class A State
Okaw Valley 3, Jacksonville Our Savior 1
Okaw 110 010 0--3-10-0
Savior 000 001 0--1-3-0
Okaw stats: Harshman 2-for-4, RBI; Hill 2-for-3; Drake 1-for-4, run, RBI; Frits 3-for-4, run; Francisco 0-for-3, run; Bunfill 0-for-3; Hagerman 0-for-3, run; Coleman 0-for-3; Yarnell 2-for-4, RBI. Pitching (W) Francisco 5.2 IP, 0 runs, 2 hits, 1 BB. 1 K; Frits 1.1 IP, run, 1 hit, 0 BBs, 1 K.
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