RV diamond team in high scoring contests

The Ridge View baseball team posted a 1-2 record in three conference games last week. During the three game run, that left Ridge View with a 2-8 record overall, the Raptors were outscored 37 to 24.

RV 7, Westwood 4

Ridge View scored four runs in the third inning to secure its three-run conference decision over Westwood June 7.

Westwood jumped out to an early lead, scoring two runs in the top of the first inning. Ridge View answered back with two runs of their own in the bottom of the first inning. Westwood regained the lead at 3-2 with a run in the third inning.  The Raptors opened things up scoring four runs in the third inning and an insurance run in the fourth inning.  Westwood mounted a comeback in the seventh inning, but only pushed one run across the plate.  

Logan Gross was the winning pitcher for the Raptors. He pitched seven innings with seven strikeouts, no walks and seven hits.  Two of Westwood’s runs were earned.

See the full story in the June 19 edition of the Holstein Advance or subscribe online for instant access.