Noblesville Millers Varsity seized victory in dramatic walk-off fashion, thanks to a walk-off double to topple Columbus North. Noblesville Millers Varsity was down 6-5 in the bottom of the eighth inning when DJ Owens doubled on a 3-2 count, scoring two runs.
Both pitching staffs had their hands full, frequently dealing with runners on base. Noblesville Millers Varsity collected nine hits and Columbus North had eight.
Noblesville Millers Varsity captured the lead in the first inning when Cade Nelis doubled on a 2-0 count, scoring one run.
Columbus North evened things up at five in the top of the sixth inning. Chapman singled on the first pitch of the at bat, scoring one run.
Cooper Miles earned the win for Noblesville Millers Varsity. He allowed one hit and one run over one inning, striking out one and walking one. Jared Michael threw three innings in relief out of the bullpen.
Trinkle took the loss for Columbus North. He surrendered two runs on two hits over one and two-thirds innings, striking out four.
Jared Crandall started the game for Noblesville Millers Varsity. He went four innings, allowing three runs on five hits and striking out two Chapman started the game for Columbus North. He allowed three hits and five runs over one inning, striking out two
Noblesville Millers Varsity tallied nine hits. Owens, Nelis, and Miles each racked up multiple hits for Noblesville Millers Varsity. Miles, Nelis, and Owens each collected two hits to lead Noblesville Millers Varsity.
Bode led Columbus North with two hits in three at bats.