Both teams were strong on the mound Tuesday, but Post 43 Giants 18U defeated Casper 3-1. Giants pitchers allowed just six hits to Casper.
The Giants got on the board in the first inning when Quentin Bruno singled on a 3-2 count, scoring one run.
Nate Fairbanks was the winning pitcher. He surrendered zero runs on two hits over five innings, striking out two. Seth Christiansen threw two innings in relief out of the bullpen. Christiansen recorded the last six outs to earn the save.
#8 started the game for Casper. He surrendered three runs on four hits over six innings, striking out ten.
Jon Fisher led Post 43 with two hits in three at bats. Post 43 Giants didn’t commit a single error in the field. Bruno had 11 chances in the field, the most on the team.
#8 went 2-for-3 at the plate to lead Casper in hits.