Tuesday, April 12, 2016
Eastern High School (Pekin)
Charlestown Var And Jv
Eastern falls 8-2 to Charlestown (IN) despite Austin Hedrick’s effort.
Eastern lost 8-2 to Charlestown Tuesday at Charlestown despite Austin Hedrick’s two-hit day at the dish.
Smith got the win for Charlestown . He allowed two runs over seven innings. He struck out eight, walked none and surrendered four hits.
Jordan Eberle took the loss for Eastern. He lasted just three innings, walked one, struck out one, and allowed four runs.
Charlestown never trailed after scoring four runs in the third on an RBI double by Ramirez, a two-run home run by Wesp, and an RBI single by Cardwell.
Eastern scored two runs in the top of the fourth to cut its deficit to two. A steal of home by Brant Stewart and an RBI single by Hedrick sparked Eastern rally. Finally, Smith induced an inning-ending ground out from Dawson Petro.
Charlestown scored four runs of its own in the fourth. Charlestown scored on an error, a groundout by Crace, a steal of home by Thomas, and an RBI single by Cardwell.