Lebanon Blue Devils Varsity Clings To Victory As Morristown East Nearly Erases 8-Run Deficit
Lebanon Blue Devils Varsity got out to an eight-run lead in the third inning and held on for an 8-6 victory over Morristown East on Thursday. Morristown East tallied six runs in the failed comeback. Haase, Johnson, DeVault, and Kelley all picked up RBIs in the rally.
Bats blistered as Lebanon Blue Devils Varsity collected six hits and Morristown East tallied six in the high-scoring game.
Lebanon Blue Devils Varsity opened up scoring in the second inning. Kohl Finch’s sac fly scored one run for Lebanon Blue Devils Varsity.
Lebanon Blue Devils Varsity notched seven runs in the third inning. Lebanon Blue Devils Varsity big bats were led by Chase Birdwell, Luke Bradshaw, Finch, Eli Carson, and Will Burruss, all knocking in runs in the inning.
Morristown East scored three runs in the seventh inning. Morristown East scored its runs on a home run by Kelley.
Nick Maggart led the Lebanon Blue Devils Varsity to victory on the mound. He went four innings, allowing two runs on three hits and striking out three. Finch, Bryce Fuller, and Skylar Metcalf all put in work in relief out of the bullpen, steering their team towards the victory.
Webb took the loss for Morristown East. He went three and two-thirds innings, allowing three runs on three hits and striking out two.
DeVault started the game for Morristown East. He lasted two and a third innings, allowing three hits and five runs
Lebanon Blue Devils Varsity tallied two home runs on the day. Birdwell had a dinger in the third inning. Bradshaw had a four bagger in the third inning.
Bradshaw went 2-for-3 at the plate to lead Lebanon Blue Devils Varsity in hits.
Shockley led Morristown East with two hits in four at bats.
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