Varsity Baseball · Eastern Eastern (Pekin) Falls To Austin After Sixth Inning Score

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Eastern (Pekin) stayed in it until the end, but Austin pulled away late in a 5-4 victory on Friday. The game was tied at four with Austin batting in the bottom of the sixth when Hollan singled on a 0-1 count, scoring one run.
Austin fired up the offense in the first inning. Peters doubled on a 1-0 count, scoring one run.
Eastern (Pekin) notched three runs in the second inning. Ryan Adamson, Hunter Anderson, and Conner Gonzalez each had RBIs in the big inning.
Hollan was the winning pitcher for Austin. He lasted six and two-thirds innings, allowing seven hits and four runs while striking out four. Buhr threw one-third of an inning in relief out of the bullpen. Buhr recorded the last out to earn the save for Austin.
Payton Miller took the loss for Eastern (Pekin). He went six innings, allowing five runs on ten hits, striking out six and walking one.
Eastern (Pekin) racked up seven hits. Anderson, Adamson, and Gonzalez each managed multiple hits for Eastern (Pekin). Gonzalez, Adamson, and Anderson each collected two hits to lead Eastern (Pekin).
Austin scattered ten hits in the game. Buhr, Hollan, and Peters all managed multiple hits for Austin.