Post 43 Giants Giants 18U Clinches Lead In Sixth Inning For Victory Over Casper. They snagged a late lead and defeated Casper 8-4 on Tuesday. The game was tied at four with Post 43 batting in the top of the sixth when an error scored two runs.
Post 43 Giants earned the victory despite allowing Casper to score four runs in the second inning. Casper offense in the inning was led by #7, #29, and #31, all knocking in runs in the inning.
Casper captured the lead in the second inning when #31 singled on a 2-2 count, scoring two runs.
Post 43 Giants evened things up at four in the top of the fourth inning when Matt Ellingson doubled on a 2-1 count, scoring one run.
Brian Feuz got the start for Post 43. He lasted three innings, allowing six hits and four runs while striking out three.
#31 was on the hill for Casper. He went five innings, allowing four runs on eight hits and striking out four. #21 and #19 entered the game from the bullpen, throwing one inning and one inning respectively.
Post 43 Giants saw the ball well today, racking up 12 hits in the game. Quentin Bruno, Evan McHugh, and Jon Fisher all had multiple hits. Bruno led the team with three hits in four at bats.
With the win, Post 43 advances to the quarter final game played tomorrow at