Despite hit advantage, FCA Impact 11U drops 9-7 game to the Naperville White Sox
FCA Impact 11U lost 9-7 in five innings at Wil-O-Way Park: 1408 West Jefferson Avenue, Naperville, IL on Saturday, despite outhitting the Naperville White Sox 10 to seven.
It was a good day at the plate for FCA Impact 11U’s Justin Lifka. Justin went 2-3 and drove in one. He singled in the first and fifth innings.
The top of the first saw FCA Impact 11U take an early lead, 1-0. The FCA Impact 11U attack began with a single from Justin.
The Naperville White Sox scored two runs in the second inning, and then followed it up with two more in the third. In the second, the Naperville White Sox scored on an error, plating Kashul.
The Naperville White Sox stayed on top until the final out after taking the lead in the fourth, scoring five runs on an RBI double by Jackson and a passed ball.
After pushing across two runs in the top of the fifth, FCA Impact 11U faced just a 9-7 deficit. A passed ball and an RBI single by Justin sparked FCA Impact 11U’s rally. FCA Impact 11U’s Joshua Collins to end the ballgame.
FCA Impact 11U drops high-scoring affair to the Naperville White Sox, 15-9
Nine hits weren’t enough for FCA Impact 11U as it lost a shootout, 15-9 in six innings, to the Naperville White Sox on Saturday at Wil-O-Way Park: 1408 West Jefferson Avenue, Naperville, IL.
Caleb Varney was solid at the plate for FCA Impact 11U. Caleb went 2-3, drove in one and scored one run. He singled in the fourth inning and doubled in the sixth inning.
The Naperville White Sox easily handled FCA Impact 11U pitching as seven hitters combined for 11 hits, 12 RBIs and 15 runs scored.
Four relief pitchers finished off the game for the Naperville White Sox. Lowman faced six batters in relief, while Rosenthal managed to record three outs to aid the victory.
The bottom of the first saw FCA Impact 11U take an early lead, 1-0. Jack Gazdacka singled to ignite FCA Impact 11U’s offense. A stolen base then moved Jack from first to second.
The Naperville White Sox stayed on top until the final out after taking the lead in the third, scoring seven runs on an error, a groundout by Batiste, an RBI single by Shannon, and a two-run triple by Mclnerney.
After pushing across one run in the bottom of the fourth, FCA Impact 11U faced just a 10-2 deficit. An RBI single by Caleb triggered FCA Impact 11U’s comeback. Finally, Mclnerney induced an inning-ending strike out from Diego Rodriguez.
After pushing across six runs in the bottom of the fifth, FCA Impact 11U faced just a 10-8 deficit. An error, a two-run double by Gannon Hosticka, an RBI single by Jack, and a two-run single by Joshua Collins sparked FCA Impact 11U’s rally. Finally, Noto got Tyler O’Connor to fly out to end the threat.
The Naperville White Sox tacked on another five runs in the sixth. Lowman’s single got things going, scoring Jackson. That was followed up by Rosenthal’s single, scoring Olsen and Cerilli.
A one-run sixth inning helped bring FCA Impact 11U within six. A sacrifice fly by Nick Sachse fueled FCA Impact 11U’s comeback. The Naperville White Sox closed the game out when Noto got Levi Gingerich to ground out.