One day after
Austin Petersonís no-hitter, Chris Torres nearly matched the performance.
Torres struck out
10 and allowed just three hits in Chestertonís 9-0 Duneland Athletic
Conference victory at Michigan City on Wednesday.
started the scoring in the first with a double and crossed the plate after a
pair of passed balls. Torres helped himself in the second with an RBI single
that scored Tommy Benson.
The lead grew to
3-0 in the third when Owen Hallas scored on a ground ball off the bat of
Brett Roeske was misplayed in the field.
Benson singled in
the fourth to score Eric Ralph and Patrick Sosby and the Trojans added four
more runs in the sixth to set the final score. Torres doubled to score Sosby
and Drew Vesling ahead of RBI singles by Ethan Conway and Kurek.
to the field on Friday when they host Highland with the first pitch
scheduled for 7 p.m.
Michigan City 0
AT MICHIGAN CITY
SCORING BY INNINGS
Chesterton 111 204
0 -- 9 9 0
Michigan City 000
000 0 -- 0 3 3
2B -- Chris Torres,
Anthony Kurek (C); Conlan Martinez (MC). Pitching summary -- Chesterton --
Chris Torres (7 IP, 3 H, 10 K, 0 BB); Michigan City -- Jacob Pliskey (6.1
IP, 9 H, 6 K, 6 BB), Conlan Martinez (MC). WP -- Chris Torres. LP -- Jacob