baseball team scored four runs in the fourth inning to pull away for an 8-5
Duneland Athletic Conference victory at Michigan City.
The Trojans scored
two runs in the top of the first as Andrew Ralph and Corey Rusboldt started
the game with back-to-back singles. Tyler Sufana’s double and Brandon
Roeske’s sacrifice fly plated both runs.
The Wolves scored
one in the bottom of the first before the Trojans plated a run in the third.
Sufana singled and moved to second on a Roeske single. He advanced to third
and eventually scored on a passed ball.
scored four runs in the bottom of the third to take a 5-3 lead thanks in
part to three Chesterton errors.
immediately responded in the top of the fourth with four runs of their own.
Jeremy Jaeger doubled and scored on Ralph’s RBI single. After Ralph stole
second, he scored on a single by Rusboldt.
home run to left field capped the rally.
Chesterton added an
insurance run in the top of the seventh on Roeske’s two-out home run.
led the way with three hits, while Roeske, Ralph and Rusboldt all added two
Roeske worked the
final 4.1 innings in relief of Cole Teal to get the win. Roeske struck out
four, while Teal went 2.2 innings and allowed just one earned run.
Michigan City 5
AT MICHIGAN CITY
SCORING BY INNINGS
Chesterton 201 400
1 - 8 11 4
Michigan City 104
000 0 - 5 6 0
2B - Sufana, Jaeger
©; Washington (MC). HR - Sufana, Roeske ©. Pitching Summary - Chesterton -
Teal (2.2 IP, 4 H, 1 K, 2 BB), Roeske (4.1 IP, 2 H, 4 K, 1 BB); Michigan
City - Thomas (5 IP, 9 H, 4 K, 2 BB), McDaniel (2 IP, 2 H, 1 K, 0 BB). WP -
Roeske. LP - Thomas.