Caps Split the Opening Series
The Caps opened up the season with a 6-4 loss to Garner but turned it around with a 11-5 victory on Friday.
Sr. Wilson White started the year off going 4 innings and giving up 2 runs. The Caps had an early lead going into the 5th but were unable to hang on. Coach Jones “We are ahead of last year and showed some good qualities under very difficult conditions. We just made 1 or 2 more mistakes than we could afford against a good baseball team.”
Leading Hitters- Soph. Woods 2-3 (2B), Sr Walker 1-4 (RBI), Jr Sawyer 1-3
Game two in the series ended with a BHS win. The Caps fell behind early. Sr Joe Bialkowski battled on the mound to keep the Capitals within striking distance. The Offense came alive in the middle innings with big hits by Sr. Maclin Batchelor and Bialkowski. Sr Chris Schrum pitched the final two innings to secure the comeback victory.
Leading Hitters- Bialkowski 2-3 (2 2B, 2 RBI), Walker 2-4 (2B), Batchelor 2-5 (2B2 RBI)