Post 43 Giants18U stole the lead late and defeated 3 Forks Montana 6-4 on Saturday. The game was tied at four with Post 43 Giants 18U batting in the bottom of the sixth when Matt Ellingson tripled on a 2-1 count, scoring one run.
3 Forks Montana scored three runs in the sixth inning, but Post 43 Giants 18U still managed to pull out the victory. #7, #12, and #19 each drove in runs during the inning.
Seth Christiansen took the win for Post 43 Giants 18U. He lasted one and two-thirds innings, allowing one hit and zero runs while striking out two and walking one.
#0 led things off on the mound for 3 Forks Montana. He went six innings, allowing six runs on five hits and striking out eight.
Nate Fairbanks started the game for Post 43 Giants 18U. He surrendered four runs on five hits over five and a third innings, striking out three
Post 43 Giants 18U had five hits in the game. Javen King and Fairbanks each had multiple hits for Post 43 Giants 18U. Fairbanks and King all had two hits to lead Post 43 Giants 18U.
#12 went 2-for-2 at the plate to lead 3 Forks Montana in hits.