Participating in the Skyline Reds Futures Showcase game today which was also a part of the showcases’ Jackie Robinson Day the Warriors defeated Riverview East Academy 13-7. This was the first ever win for the Warriors in the showcase. Nic Haynes was awarded the MVP award and will be honored on the field at the Reds game on May 5th.
The Warriors stole the lead late in the game in a 13-7 victory over Riverview East Academy on Saturday. The game was tied at six with the Warriors batting in the top of the fifth when Tyson Carter singled on a 1-0 count, scoring two runs.
Riverview East Academy scored five runs in the third inning, but the Warriors still managed to pull out the victory. The big inning for Riverview East Academy came thanks to singles by Jackson and Blum, a triple by Blum, a groundout by Coorey, and an error on a ball put in play by Woods.
Riverview East Academy got on the board in the first inning. Riverview East Academy scored one run when Coorey singled.
The Warriors tallied four runs in the sixth inning. The offensive firepower by the Warriors was led by Ty’Rek Spikes, Carter, and Nicolas Haynes, all knocking in runs in the inning.
Haynes earned the victory on the hill for the Warriors. He allowed one hit and one run over four innings, striking out nine and walking zero.
Alex Gentry started the game for the Warriors. He lasted three innings, allowing seven hits and six runs while striking out three
The Warriors totaled 11 hits in the game. Haynes, Ernest Wolke, and Spikes all had multiple hits for the Warriors. Wolke and Haynes each collected three hits to lead the Warriors.
Riverview East Academy collected eight hits. Thomasson, Blum, and Coorey each racked up multiple hits for Riverview East Academy. Thomasson went 3-for-4 at the plate to lead Riverview East Academy in hits. Riverview East Academy tore up the base paths, as two players stole at least two bases. Blum led the way with two.
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