Friday, May 12, 2017
Brownsburg High School
Noblesville High School
Noblesville Millers Varsity Falls In Back-And-Forth Affair Against Brownsburg
Noblesville Millers Varsity and Brownsburg played a tight game, but Brownsburg pulled out the 8-6 victory on Friday. The game was tied at five with Brownsburg batting in the top of the eighth when Mark Goudy walked Bireley to drive in a run.
Despite the loss, Noblesville Millers Varsity did collect nine hits in the high-scoring affair. Unfortunately, Brownsburg had ten hits on the way to victory.
Brownsburg captured the lead in the first inning. A sacrifice bunt by Jones scored one run for Brownsburg.
Brownsburg knotted the game up at five in the top of the seventh inning. An error scored one run for Brownsburg.
Noblesville Millers Varsity scored three runs in the third inning. Noblesville Millers Varsity scored on a single by Alex Cleverly and a single by Mark Goudy.
Jones earned the win for Brownsburg. He went two-thirds of an inning, allowing zero runs, zero hits, and walking one. Bireley recorded the last three outs to earn the save for Brownsburg. Nick Halbert took the loss for Noblesville Millers Varsity. He threw two and a third innings, allowing four runs, three hits, striking out three, and walking one.
Copley started the game for Brownsburg. He pitched six and a third innings, giving up five runs, seven hits, and striking out eight. Reese Sharp started the game for Noblesville Millers Varsity. He went five innings, allowing four runs, seven hits, and striking out two.
Bryce Masterson, Goudy, and Travis Gillian each collected multiple hits for Noblesville Millers Varsity. Gillian, Goudy, and Masterson each collected two hits to lead Noblesville Millers Varsity.
Cross, Escalante, and Reid each collected multiple hits for Brownsburg.