May
30

FCA Impact 11U tops the Lombard Lightning in back-and-forth affair, 8-5

game 1

FCA Impact 11U outlasted the Lombard Lightning on Sunday after nine lead changes, squeaking out a 8-5 win at Elgin Sports Complex Field three.

FCA Impact 11U took the lead in the fifth inning and held on for the victory. FCA Impact 11U scored on an RBI single by Justin Lifka off Dietz, scoring Gannon Hosticka.

Jack Gazdacka went a perfect 2-2 at the dish for FCA Impact 11U. He singled in the first and third innings.

Four relief pitchers finished off the game for FCA Impact 11U. Jack faced 11 batters in relief, while Joshua Collins managed to record three outs to aid the victory.

FCA Impact 11U scored one run of its own in the second. FCA Impact 11U scored on a groundout by Tyler O’Connor.

FCA Impact 11U answered the Lombard Lightning’s top inning with two runs of its own in the third. FCA Impact 11U scored on an RBI single by Jack and a groundout by Nick Sachse.