Post 43 Giants 18U defeated Riverton 18-6 on Wednesday thanks in part to Quentin Bruno, who drove in six runners. Bruno drove in runs on a single in the first, a double in the first, and a single in the second.
Riverton scored four runs in the fifth inning, but Post 43 still managed to pull out the victory. The big inning for Riverton came thanks to a walk by #12, a single by #2, a sacrifice fly by #10, and by #28.
The Giants opened up scoring in the first inning. Matt Ellingson tripled on a 3-1 count, scoring one run.
Brian Feuz was the winning pitcher. He lasted four innings, allowing two hits and two runs while striking out four. Jon Fisher and Will Walker entered the game out of the bullpen and helped to close out the game in relief.
#2 toed the rubber for Riverton. He allowed six runs on three hits. #10 and #23 entered the game as relief, throwing three innings and one inning respectively.
Post 43 saw the ball well today, racking up 12 hits in the game. Bruno, Ellingson, Javen King, and Nate Fairbanks each managed multiple hits. Bruno went 3-for-4 at the plate to lead the Giants in hits. They also tore up the base paths, as two players stole at least two bases. King led the way with two.