Boys Varsity Baseball
Game Summaries & Headlines.
- Game Date
- May 2, 2019
- SKYHAWKS: 10
PIQUA HIGH SCHOOL: 6
The Fairborn Skyhawks resumed play of a league contest against the Piqua Indians from Wednesday night on Thursday.
On Wednesday, the Hawks gave up five runs in the top of the second inning. In the bottom half of the inning, Mark Peterangelo knocked two runs in before the game was suspended due to darkness.
When the game was resumed on Thursday, the Hawks were down 5-2 with runners on first and second with one out. The Hawks scored two more runs in the inning.
In the third, Fairborn scored one more to tie the game.
In the fourth, the Hawks jumped ahead with three runs, before giving up one run in the top of the fifth and answering with two more in the sixth to hold on to a 10-6 win.
Isaac Shuttleworth started for Fairborn and went two innings before the game was suspended. Ben Wischer came in and got the win, throwing the remaining five innings for the Hawks, giving up two hits, one run, walking one, and striking out four.
Offensively, the Hawks had three hits, but were walked ten times and hit by pitches four times.
The win gave Fairborn the GWOC South Title outright, after previously clinching a share of it with a win over rival Xenia on Tuesday.
The Hawks are scheduled to complete league play tomorrow at Sidney at 5:00.