June 27, 2012
NELL 12 Year Old Tournament
Media Little League 8
Brandywine Youth Club 7
As is customary, Media got behind early and found themselves down 4-0 after the first two frames. Media would get on the board in the 3rd after back to back hits by Fred Potts and Justin Heidig. They would add another run in the 4th inning but still trailed 5-2.
Heading into the bottom of the 5th inning and trailing now 7-2 the boys from Media and there never say die attitude gave the spectators at NELL some early 4th of July fireworks! Naz Lennon stroked a one out double down the left field line. Justin Heidig then belted a single followed by walks from Max Dougherty and JT Osher.
With the score 7-4 in favor of BYC with two outs Jared Brower stepped to the plate with 2 men on. On the second pitch of the at bat, Jared Brower smoked a line drive 3 run HR that cleared the fence in right center field to tie the game 7-7!
Max Dougherty then
made the most of his last 5 pitches to retire the visitors in the top of the 6th
and keep the game tied. Zach Cimino led off Media's 6th inning with a BOMB to
center field for the walk-off HR and an 8-7 victory!
Zach Cimino 3-3 (double, HR and 2 RBIs)
Justin Heidig 2-3 (double and run scored)
Jared Brower 2-3 (HR and 3 RBIs)
Max Dougherty.......complete game, 7 hits, 1 BB, 3 Ks
One hit apiece for: