Post 43 Giants 18U took the lead late and defeated Sheridan 9-6 on Thursday. The game was tied at two with Post 43 batting in the top of the sixth when Jon Fisher singled off of #7, driving in two runs.
Both offenses were strong at the plate as the Giants collected 16 hits and Sheridan 11.
Sheridan captured the lead in the second inning. Sheridan scored one run when #4 singled with zero outs in the second inning.
Jackson took the lead for good with six runs in the sixth inning. In the sixth Mac Hollingsworth doubled off of #7, driving in one run, there was an error, scoring one run, Brian Feuz singled off of #3, driving in one run, and Nate Fairbanks singled off of #3, driving in one run.
Quentin Bruno earned the win for the Giants. He threw seven and two-thirds innings, allowing four runs, eight hits, and striking out three. Hollingsworth threw one inning, as two relievers helped finish off the victory.
Matt Ellingson, Fairbanks, Hollingsworth, Jon Fisher, Feuz, and Evan McHugh each collected multiple hits for the team. Hollingsworth, Fairbanks, and Ellingson each managed three hits to lead Post 43 Giants 18U.
#4, #7, and #24 each collected multiple hits for Sheridan.