Bishop England lost the lead late in a 9-5 defeat to St. Francis de Sales on Thursday. The game was tied at five with St. Francis de Sales batting in the top of the eighth when an error scored one run for St. Francis de Sales.
Bishop England lost despite out-hitting St. Francis de Sales ten to seven.
St. Francis de Sales opened up scoring in the first inning, when Harrison doubled on a 1-2 count, scoring two runs.
In the bottom of the seventh inning, Bishop England tied things up at five when a sacrifice bunt by BROOKS WINER scored one run for Bishop England Bishops Varsity.
Bishops put up three runs in the sixth inning. WINER, SEAN HOLLISTER, and ELLIOTT SANDERS all moved runners across the plate with RBIs in the inning.
Erd pitched St. Francis de Sales to victory. The ace allowed four hits and one run over four innings, striking out five and walking zero. #28, #13, and #18 all put in work in relief out of the bullpen, steering their team towards the victory. #18 recorded the last three outs to earn the save for St. Francis de Sales.
THOMAS REGAN took the loss for Bishop England.
Bishop England tallied ten hits. HOLLISTER, CAMPBELL BRUSMAN, and QUINN DEWITT each had multiple hits. DEWITT, BRUSMAN, and HOLLISTER each collected two hits to lead the Bishops.
St. Francis de Sales scattered seven hits in the game. Erd, Harrison, and Owezarzak each managed multiple hits for St. Francis de Sales.
SF 200 210 04 – 9 7 2
BE 000 103 10 – 5 10 4
SF: Erd 2-3, 2B, 4 IP 1R 5K; Harrison 2-3, 2 RBI, 2B;
BE 5-7-1 (2-0); DeWitt 2-4; Brusman 2-4, 2 R, 2B; Hollister 2-3, 2 RBI, 2B; next at Academic Magnet Tuesday (4/13), 6:00 at Shipyard Park