Friday’s Games

CLASS A DISTRICT

At Wanette

Championship

Wanette-Asher 13, Wayne 6

WAN-ASHER 154 201 0 — 13 11 0

WAYNE 000 040 2 — 6 6 3

Daniel Schoemann, Alan Lamb (4) and Alan Lamb, Aaron Suchy (4). Seth Larman, Boles (2), Madden (5) and Kennedy. WP-Schoemann (5-1). LP- HR-Jerry Richards (W-A); Kennedy, Seth Larman (Wayne). HL-Jacob Cole 2-3, 2 RBIs, Richards 2-3, 2 RBIs, Suchy 2-4, Jake Hensley 2-4 (W-A); Kennedy 2-4, 2 RBIs, Larman 2-3, 2 RBIs (Wayne).

NOTEWORTHY: The 15th-ranked Wanette-Asher club was one strike away from defeating Wayne 12-0 via a run-rule but the Bulldogs extended the game with a four-run outburst. Daniel Schoemann picked up his second mound win of the district with three scoreless innings of work. Jerry Richards homered in a 2-for-3 effort at the plate. Jacob Cole, who returned to the team in the finals of the Moss Tournament April 15 after missing 12 games with an ankle injury, also had two hits and two RBIs.

Team Record: Wanette-Asher 20-8.



Thursday’s Games

Winner’s Bracket

Wanette-Asher 7, Wayne 6

WAN-ASHER 133 000 0 — 7 5 1

WAYNE 103 020 0 — 6 12 1

Jerry Richards, Alan Lamb (5) and Alan Lamb, Aaron Suchy (5). Fevans and Boles. WP-Richards (5-2). LP-Fevans. SV-Lamb. HR-Jacob Cole (W-A); Kennedy 2, Fevans (Wayne). 2B-Tyler McDonald (W-A); Kennedy (Wayne). HL-Cole 2-3, 3 RBIs, Lam 1-2, RBI, McDonald 1-4, RBI (W-A); Kennedy 4-4, 3 RBIs, Fevans 2-4, 2 RBIs (Wayne).

NOTEWORTHY: Wanette-Asher bolted to a 7-1 lead and then had to hang on to turn back a furious Bulldog rally. Wanette-Asher managed just five hits but Jacob Cole went 2-for-3 with a home run and three RBIs. Tyler McDonald added an RBI double and Alan Lamb went 1-for-2 and with an RBI.

COACHES QUOTE: “We had to throw some people out at the plate and make some great defensive plays to hang on,” — Wanette-Asher head coach David Rolette.



First Round

Wanette-Asher 15, Maysville 1

WAN-ASHER 412 35 — 15 13 1

MAYSVILLE 000 10 — 1 6 3

Daniel Schoemann, Justin Fink (4) and Alan Lamb. Hailey, Martin (5) and Fosler. WP-Schoemann (4-1). LP-Hailey. HR-Jacob Cole, Lamb, Schoemann (W-A). 2B-Aaron Suchy, Jerry Richards, Schoemann (W-A). HL-Suchy 2-3, 2 RBIs, Cole 2-3, Lam 3-3, 2 RBIs, Schoemann 3-4, 5 RBIs, 6 Ks (W-A).

NOTEWORTHY: Daniel Schoemann struck out six in three scoreless innings of work to earn the mound win and got Wanette-Asher started off on the right foot with his first-inning grand slam. He finished 3-for-4 with a double and five RBIs to pace a 13-hit Wanette-Asher attack.

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