Boys Varsity Baseball · Saints Baseball Drops Game to Minerva After Late Score

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Tuscarawas Central Catholic Saints stayed in it until the end, but Minerva pulled away late in a 3-1 victory on Saturday. The game was tied at one with Minerva batting in the bottom of the fifth when Jimmy Common doubled on a 3-2 count, scoring two runs.

The pitching was strong on both sides. Minerva pitchers struck out six, while Tuscarawas Central Catholic Saints sat down four.

Tuscarawas Central Catholic Saints got things started in the first inning. Zane Douglass’s sac fly scored one run for Tuscarawas Central Catholic Saints.

In the bottom of the fourth inning, Minerva tied things up at one. Sean Hanley drove in one when Hanley singled.

Evan Barnes earned the victory on the mound for Minerva. The bulldog allowed two hits and one run over seven innings, striking out six.

Chase Harper took the loss for Tuscarawas Central Catholic Saints. Harper allowed eight hits and three runs over six innings, striking out four.

Bailey McGinnis and Douglass each collected one hit to lead Tuscarawas Central Catholic Saints.

Minerva totaled eight hits. Hanley and Barnes all managed multiple hits for Minerva.