Tuesday, April 25, 2017
Juan Diego Catholic High School
Bear River High School
Bear River defeated Juan Diego Catholic 6-5 on Tuesday thanks to a walk-off walk. The game was tied at five with Bear River batting in the bottom of the eighth when Dalton Gray walked Wyatt Roholt to drive in a run.
A four-run lead in the first inning was just enough for Bear River to hold off Juan Diego for the victory. Juan Diego scored five runs in the failed comeback on a single by Campbell Magraine in the fifth, a double by Kolbee Gagon in the fifth, a single by Phil Hamel in the fifth, and a single by Magraine in the sixth.
Bear River captured the lead in the first inning. Kaygen Canfield singled on the first pitch of the at bat in the first inning, scoring one run.
After Juan Diego Catholic scored one run in the top of the sixth, Bear River answered with one of their own. Juan Diego Catholic scored when Magraine singled off of Marshall Pond, driving in one run.
Juan Diego Catholic knotted the game up at four in the top of the fifth inning. With two outs in the fifth inning Hamel drove in two runs when he singled.
Juan Diego Catholic scored four runs in the fifth inning. The big inning for Juan Diego Catholic came thanks to a single by Magraine, a double by Gagon, and a single by Hamel.
Carson Day earned the win for Bear River. He pitched two innings, allowing zero runs, zero hits, striking out three, and walking one. Dalton Gray took the loss for Juan Diego Catholic. He tossed two and a third innings, surrendering two runs, two hits, and striking out three.
Pond started the game for Bear River. He threw six innings, giving up five runs, seven hits, striking out seven, and walking zero. Cooper Rust started the game for Juan Diego Catholic. He pitched five innings, surrendering four runs, seven hits, and striking out two.
Pond went 2-for-3 at the plate to lead Bear River in hits.
Juan Diego Catholic collected seven hits. Hamel, Rust, and Magraine each collected multiple hits for Juan Diego Catholic.