Crusaders News · Baseball

By Mail Tribune Staff

ST. MARY’S 6, CASCADE CHRISTIAN 3: St. Mary’s struck for four of its 11 hits in a seventh-inning surge that broke a 3-all tie and upended host Cascade Christian at U.S. Cellular Community Park.

Eli Haynes sparked the breakout frame with a leadoff single and Beau Aldrich supplied an RBI double before St. Mary’s (3-4) also got run-scoring singles from Grant Russo and Alan Gomez.

Aldrich and Sam Shunk each went 3-for-4, with Aldrich also notching a two-run double in the fifth inning. Ean Lawrence went 2-for-4 with one RBI and Haynes also finished 2-for-3.

Owen Thompson belted a pair of doubles for Cascade Christian (3-4) and finished 2-for-3. Sam Martin had an RBI double in the second inning.

St. Mary’s1000203—6111

Cascade Christian0200010—361

Aldrich, Johnson (4) and Lawrence, Aldrich (4); Martin, Reece (3), A. Moody (6) and Thompson. W — Johnson. L — A. Moody. 2B — SM: Aldrich 2, Shunk; CC: Martin, Thompson 2.