The Jammers take an impressive 12-5 win over the Geneva Redwings.
The Jammers struck first in the top of the 1st inning as Brandon Nania (UC Central) grounded out to bring in Josh Brammell (UC Central) to make the score 1-0.
Then in the top of the 2nd, Geneva tied the game up with a Blaine McRay (McMurray University) fielders choice to bring in Nick LaBrasca (Youngstown State) to even the score up 1-1.
Right after that in the bottom of the 2nd, the Jammers took the lead back as Jeremy Hassell (Cal-State Northridge) singled in Daillin Lee (UC-Irvine) making it 2-1.
In the bottom of the 5th, the Jammers added 7 runs to extend their lead. Josh Brammell hit a SAC fly to bring in Sterling Hayes (Vanderbilt). Then Brandon Nania hit a double to bring in Jeff Timko (Eastern Michigan) and Chase Keng (UTSA). Following that, Daillin Lee hit a double bringning in Alex O’Donnell (Mercyhurst) and Brandon Nania. Sterling Hayes added on with a walk to bring in Ben Livorsi (St. Louis). Jeff Timko then singled in Daillin Lee to make the score 9-1.
Then in the top of the 7th, Geneva’s Brian Knapp grounded out to bring in Blaine McRay. Following that, Nick Carnevale (Brookdale) tripled to bring in Trustin Riley (Tampa U). Then Jack Harris (San Francisco State) doubled to deep center field to bring in Nick Carnevale making it 9-4.
In the bottom half of the 7th, the Jammers added another run from a Jeff Timko single to bring in Sterling Hayes to make it 10-4.
Then in the bottom 8th inning, Brandon Nania singled in Alex O’Donnell. Following that, Nania scored on a passed ball making it 12-4.
In the top 9, the Redwings added 1 run with a home run from Jack Harris to make it 12-5.
The Jammers win this one 12-5 over the Geneva Redwings.
Jammers starter Christian Young (West Virginia) gave the Jammers 6.0 innings while giving up 1 earned runs, 3 hits, while stiking out 7. Geneva’s Pitcher Steven Branche (RIT) went 4.1 innings allowing 5 hits, 7 runs, and 6 strikeouts.
Notable player- Brandon Nania (3-5, 2B, 4 RBIs)
Winning Pitcher- Christian Young (West Virginia): Innings: 6.0- Runs: 1- Hits: 3- Strikeouts: 7
Losing Pitcher- Steven Branche (RIT) Innings: 4.1- Runs: 7- Hits: 5- Strikeouts: 6