Post 43 Giants 18U fell behind early and couldn’t come back in an 8-0 loss to Casper on Tuesday. Casper took the lead on a home run in the first inning.
The Giants struggled to contain the high-powered offense of Casper, giving up eight runs.
Casper opened up scoring in the first inning. #23 homered on a 3-2 count, scoring two runs.
A single by Nate Fairbanks in the second inning was a positive for Post 43.
#31 was on the mound for Casper. He went seven innings, allowing zero runs on two hits, striking out eight and walking one.
Brian Feuz was on the hill for Post 43. He went six innings, allowing five runs on six hits, striking out six and walking zero. Quentin Bruno threw one inning in relief.
Casper hit two home runs on the day. #23 went for the long ball in the first inning. #5 had a four bagger in the seventh inning.
Fairbanks and Bruno each collected one hit to lead the Giants.
Casper saw the ball well today, racking up ten hits in the game. #5, #27, and #29 all collected multiple hits for Casper. Casper was sure-handed and didn’t commit a single error. #5 made the most plays with eight.