High Scoring Game Leaves DuVal Tigers Varsity Overtaken By Bladensburg
Both Bladensburg and DuVal Tigers Varsity had their offenses going on Thursday, but DuVal Tigers Varsity eventually succumbed 20-7 in the high-scoring affair.
The DuVal Tigers Varsity struggled to contain the high-powered offense of Bladensburg, giving up 20 runs.
Bladensburg got on the board in the first inning. #13 drove in one when he doubled.
In the bottom of the first inning, DuVal Tigers Varsity tied things up at two when Maurice Lyles singled on a 0-1 count, scoring one run.
Bladensburg pulled away for good with five runs in the second inning. In the second #7 singled on a 1-1 count, scoring one run, #5 singled on the first pitch of the at bat, scoring one run, and an error scored two runs for Bladensburg.
DuVal Tigers Varsity put up four runs in the third inning. The big inning was thanks to a single by Aaron Hemmans, a groundout by John Mobufor, and an error on a ball put in play by Destiny Omozogie.
Bladensburg scored seven runs in the fourth inning. #5, #6, #2, #7, and #13 all contributed in the big inning with RBIs.
Jalen Brooks was on the mound for DuVal Tigers Varsity. He lasted five innings, allowing nine hits and 20 runs while striking out seven.
Kalvin Reyes-Martinez, Brooks, Hemmans, Justyn Bunkley, and Lyles each collected one hit to lead DuVal Tigers Varsity. DuVal Tigers Varsity stole nine bases during the game as four players stole more than one. Lyles led the way with two.
Bladensburg tallied nine hits. #3, #13, and #7 each racked up multiple hits for Bladensburg. Bladensburg tore up the base paths, as two players stole at least two bases. #6 led the way with six.