approaching in a week, itís time to get things ironed out.
baseball team put together a solid game and picked up a key 3-2 Duneland
Athletic Conference victory in 10 innings against Crown Point on Tuesday.
The Trojans jumped
out to a 1-0 lead in the bottom of the first as Andrew Ralph led off with a
single. After Ralph stole second, he moved to third on a ground out by Corey
Rusboldt. Ralph scored on a ground out by Tyler Sufana.
Brandon Roeske cruised into the fourth inning when the Bulldogs plated a
pair of runs for a 2-1 lead.
The score stayed
that way until the bottom of the seventh when Jeremy Jaeger started things
with a leadoff walk. After stealing second, Jaeger moved to third on Matt
Kubackiís sacrifice bunt.
ground out to short scored Jaeger to tie the game.
In relief of Roeske,
Cole Teal retired all 12 batters he faced and set things up for the bottom
of the 10th.
A two-out single by
Ralph brought up Rusboldt who laced a double to left field that brought
Ralph all the way home from first with the game-winner.
Ralph led the
offense with three hits and Cameron OíBrien added two. Teal picked up the
victory on the mound.
Chesterton 3, Crown
SCORING BY INNINGS
Crown Point 000 200
000 0 - 2 7 0
Chesterton 100 000
100 1 - 3 9 2
2B - Vinovich (CP);
Rusboldt ©. Pitching Summary - Crown Point - Burkholder (2 IP, 2 H, 2 K, 1
BB), Jenks (4 IP, 4 H, 1 K, 1 BB), Kocher (2 IP, 1 H, 1 K, 0 BB), Wentz (1.2
IP, 2 H, 1 K, 0 BB); Chesterton - Roeske (6 IP, 7 H, 3 K, 1 BB), Teal (4 IP,
0 H, 2 K, 0 BB). WP - Teal. LP - Wentz.
Crown Point 10,
junior varsity racked up eight hits, but couldnít overcome four errors in
dropping a 10-3 decision to Crown Point.
Ben Thornton led
the offense with three hits, while Patrick Arndt and Lucas Rochowiak each
tallied two hits.
Jack Mullen and
Isaac Shook each struck out four in handling pitching duties.