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.