Redwood Giants JV lost the lead late in a 4-3 defeat to Marin Catholic Wildcats JV on Tuesday. The game was tied at three with Marin Catholic Wildcats JV batting in the top of the eighth when Gaetano Polizzotti’s sac fly scored one run for Marin Catholic Wildcats JV.
The Redwood Giants lost despite out-hitting the Marin Catholic Wildcats 12 to eight.
Redwood Giants JV opened up scoring in the first inning when Chas Veley grounded into a double play, but still managed to score one run.
In the bottom of the fifth inning, Redwood Giants JV tied things up at three. Harrison Lapic singled on a 3-2 count, scoring one run.
Grady Krause was on the mound for Marin Catholic Wildcats JV. The hurler lasted four innings, allowing six hits and three runs while striking out one.
Max Paul toed the rubber for Redwood Giants JV. The bulldog allowed six hits and three runs over three innings, striking out one and walking zero. Cole Engstrom and Sam Sumski entered the game from the bullpen, throwing four and a third innings and two-thirds of an inning respectively.
Redwood Giants JV racked up 12 hits. Veley, Engstrom, J Corvi, and Quinn Miller each racked up multiple hits for Redwood Giants JV. Veley led Redwood Giants JV with three hits in five at bats.
Marin Catholic Wildcats JV racked up eight hits on the day. Gavin Simurdiak and Polizzotti each collected multiple hits for the Marin Catholic Wildcats.