Post 43 Giants 18U defeated Gillette 8-2 thanks to a strong start. Post 43 Giants 18U scored on a error in the first inning and a groundout by Aaron Moya in the second inning.
Gillette evened things up at one in the bottom of the first inning when.
Post 43 Giants 18U pulled away for good with two runs in the second inning. In the second Moya grounded out, scoring one run.
Post 43 Giants 18U tallied three runs in the fifth inning. Evan McHugh, Javen King, and Quentin Bruno powered the big inning with RBIs.
Bruno earned the win for Post 43 Giants Giants 18U. He allowed six hits and two runs over six innings, striking out four and walking one. Connor Lang threw one inning in relief out of the bullpen.
#14 toed the rubber for Gillette. He went five innings, allowing six runs on eight hits, striking out six and walking zero. #32 and #22 entered the game as relief, throwing one and one-third innings and two-thirds of an inning respectively.
Post 43 Giants 18U saw the ball well today, racking up 12 hits in the game. Matt Ellingson, Steven Ashurts, Seth Christiansen, and McHugh each racked up multiple hits for Post 43 Giants 18U. Ellingson went 3-for-4 at the plate to lead Post 43 Giants 18U in hits.