Post 43 Giants 18U Clinches Lead In Sixth Inning For Victory Over Mountain View Toros

June 28, 2018

Post 43 Giants 18U took the lead late and defeated Mountain View Toros 7-4 on Thursday. The game was tied at four with the Giants batting in the top of the sixth when Jon Fisher singled on a 0-1 count, scoring one run.

Mountain View Toros scored three runs in the third inning, but Post 43 still managed to pull out the victory. #22 and #4 all drove in runs in the frame.

Post 43 got things moving in the first inning as they scored one run when Nate Fairbanks singled.

Mountain View Toros evened things up at four in the bottom of the fifth inning. #87 singled on a 1-1 count, scoring one run.

Will Walker pitched the Giants to victory. He lasted three innings, allowing zero hits and zero runs while striking out two and walking one. Connor Lang threw one inning in relief out of the bullpen.

#20 was on the mound for Mountain View Toros. He went two and a third innings, allowing four runs on six hits. #25 and #5 entered the game as relief, throwing four innings and two-thirds of an inning respectively.

Fairbanks started the game for the Giants. He lasted three innings, allowing three hits and three runs while striking out one

Post 43 tallied 11 hits. Javen King, Anthony Bleggi, Fisher, and Brian Feuz each racked up multiple hits. Feuz, Fisher, Bleggi, and King each managed two hits to lead the team.

Mountain View Toros was sure-handed and didn’t commit a single error. #1 made the most plays with eight.

The Giants next game is tomorrow at Mountain View High School.  First pitch at 5:15pm.

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Six Hits Not Enough For Post 43 Giants 18U To Overtake Boise Capitals in 10 Innings

June 28, 2018

Even though Post 43 Giants 18U collected six hits to Boise Capitals’s three, they still fell 4-3 on Thursday

Post 43 fired up the offense in the first inning, when Nate Fairbanks singled on a 1-2 count, scoring one run.

#9 led things off on the mound for Boise Capitals. He lasted two innings, allowing three hits and three runs while striking out two.

Brian Feuz was on the mound for the Giants. He allowed three hits and three runs over seven innings, striking out five. Javen King threw two and a third innings in relief out of the bullpen.

Feuz started the game and went seven innings, allowing three runs on three hits and striking out five.

Matt Ellingson led Post 43 with two hits in four at bats. Post 43 was sure-handed in the field and didn’t commit a single error. Fairbanks had the most chances in the field with nine.


2018 Summer Classic Wood Bat Tournament in Boise This Weekend

June 26, 2018

This weekend Post 43 Giants 18U travel to Boise for a wood bat tournament.

Game results and updates will be available on Tourney Machine.   Here is the link for the Summer Classic Tournament:
Tourney Machine Summer Classic:        https://goo.gl/rt3cci
Reminder:    Pets are not allowed inside any field location.
                      Prepare for hot temps.   Hydrate early and often.
Field Locations
Borah High School:                  6001 W. Cassia Street – Boise, ID 83709
Capital High School:                8055 Goddard Road – Boise, ID 83704
Centennial High School:         12400 W. McMillan Road – Boise, ID 83713
Mountain View High School:   2000 South Millennium Way – Meridian, ID 83642
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Boise Gems Runs Away With Early Lead In Victory

June 25, 2018

 

Post 43 Giants 18U watched the game slip away early and couldn’t recover in an 11-0 loss to Boise Gems on Saturday. Boise scored on a single by #54 and a groundout by #25 in the first inning.

The Giants struggled to put runs on the board and had a tough time defensively containing Boise, giving up 11 runs.

The Gems got things moving in the first inning. #54 singled on a 2-2 count, scoring one run.

One bright spot for Post 43 was a single by Quentin Bruno in the second inning.

#51 got the start for Boise. He allowed three hits and zero runs over five innings, striking out eight.

Anthony Bleggi led things off on the pitcher’s mound for Post 43. He lasted three innings, allowing ten hits and nine runs while striking out two and walking one. Gus Armijo threw two innings in relief.

Jon Fisher, Bruno, and Evan McHugh each managed one hit to lead the Giants.

Boise Gems tallied 12 hits on the day. #15, #54, #8, and #6 each racked up multiple hits. #15 led Boise Gems with three hits in three at bats.


Big Third Inning Propels Post 43 18U To Victory Over Burley, Idaho

June 23, 2018

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A nine-run third inning led Post 43 Giants 18U to an 11-1 victory on Friday. Giants batters contributing to the big inning included Javen King, Nate Fairbanks, Quentin Bruno, Gus Armijo, Jon Fisher, and Fairbanks, who each had RBIs in the inning.

Post 43 got things moving in the first inning, when King’s sac fly scored one run.

The Giants notched nine runs in the third inning. The offensive firepower by was led by King, Fairbanks, Bruno, Armijo, Fisher, and Fairbanks, all knocking in runs in the inning.

Seth Christiansen earned the victory on the mound. He surrendered one run on five hits over five innings, striking out three and walking one.

#20 was on the hill for Burley, Idaho. He surrendered ten runs on nine hits over three innings. #21 threw one inning in relief.

Post 43 launched one home run on the day. Fisher put one out in the third inning.

Post 43 tallied ten hits on the day. Fisher, Matt Ellingson, King, and Fairbanks each racked up multiple hits. Fisher went 3-for-4 at the plate to lead the team in hits. Post 43 was sure-handed in the field and didn’t commit a single error. Armijo had the most chances in the field with seven.

#10 led Burley, Idaho with two hits in two at bats.


Post 43 Giants 18U Defeats Snow Canyon In Blow Out Victory Thanks To Fourth Inning Boost

June 22, 2018

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Post 43 Giants 18U defeated Snow Canyon 9-3 on Thursday thanks to a timely five runs in a big fourth inning. Jon Fisher, Matt Ellingson, Javen King, Brian Feuz, and Quentin Bruno all contributed in the big inning with RBIs.

Post 43 got things moving in the first inning. Ellingson’s sac fly scored one run.

Post 43 tallied five runs in the fourth inning with batters contributing to the big inning included Fisher, Ellingson, King, Feuz, and Bruno, all sending runners across the plate with RBIs in the inning.

Nate Fairbanks was the winning pitcher. He went five and a third innings, allowing two runs on six hits and striking out six. Connor Lang threw one and two-thirds innings in relief out of the bullpen.

#19 started the game for Snow Canyon. He lasted three innings, allowing four hits and eight runs while striking out two. #17 and #29 entered the game from the bullpen, throwing three innings and one inning respectively.

The Giants socked one home run on the day. King had a dinger in the sixth inning.

Post 43 tallied nine hits. Seth Christiansen, Bruno, King, and Fisher each racked up multiple hits for Post 43 Giants Giants 18U. Fisher, King, Bruno, and Christianseneach collected two hits to lead the team.

Snow Canyon saw the ball well today, racking up eight hits in the game. #20 and #17 each collected multiple hits for Snow Canyon.

The Giants are now the number 1  seed out of their bracket and look to continue their hot streak in the St. George Classic as they take on Burley, Idaho Friday night at 6:00 pm.  Tune into the game on Gamechanger.com.


Post 43 Giants 18U Grabs Lead In Fifth Inning To Defeat Grand Junction, Colorado

June 21, 2018

Post 43 Giants 18U took the lead late and defeated Grand Junction, Colorado 8-5 on Wednesday. Post 43 was down 5-4 in the bottom of the fifth inning when Seth Christiansen doubled on a 2-1 count, scoring two runs.

The Giants earned the victory despite allowing Grand Junction to score four runs in the fifth inning. Colorado’s big inning was driven by singles by #13 and #17 and a walk by #10.

Post 43 got things moving in the first inning, when Nate Fairbanks singled on a 0-1 count, scoring one run.

Brian Feuz earned the win. He surrendered five runs on eight hits over six innings, striking out three. Quentin Bruno threw one inning in relief out of the bullpen. Bruno recorded the last three outs to earn the save.

#22 was on the hill for Grand Junction. He lasted three innings, allowing three hits and three runs while striking out two. #5 and #17 entered the game from the bullpen, throwing two innings and one inning respectively.

Post 43 collected ten hits. Christiansen, Matt Ellingson, and Gus Armijo each racked up multiple hits. Armijo, Ellingson, and Christiansen each collected two hits to lead the team.

Grand Junction racked up nine hits on the day. #17 and #8 all managed multiple hits for Grand Junciton, Colorado. #17 led the team with three hits in four at bats.

The Giants next game in at the St. George Classic is tonight at 8:30 p.m. when the take on Snow Canyon under the lights.