GSA Tips Ellsworth 3-2
The George Stevens Academy Eagles defeated the Ellsworth Eagles 3-2 on Thursday, May 19th in Blue Hill in the Battle of Eagles.
Taylor Schildroth scored in the bottom of the 1st inning after singling and then drove in Tyler Brenton with a single in the bottom of the 2nd inning.
In the bottom of the 3rd inning Beckett Slayton singled and scored on Will Entwislte's ground out to make the score 3-0 GSA.
Ellsworth scored in the top of the 4th inning without a hit. Sam Horne walked and advanced to 2nd on a error. Horne went to 3rd on a walk and then scored on a wild pitch to make the score 3-1 GSA.
Ellsworth scored in the top of the 7th. Andrew Brown walked and advanced to 2nd on a ground out. He scored on Sam Giffin's single. That made the score 3-2 GSA. Bradly Smith singled advancing Giffin to 3rd, but he was stranded there when Taylor Schildroth got Avery Anderson to ground out to 1st to end the game.
Ellsworth had 3 hits, Nick Bagley had a double and Giffin and Smith had singles.
GSA had 4 hits. Taylor Schildroth had 2 hits, Tyler Snow had a double and Beckett Slayton had a single.
Nick Bagley pitched the complete game for Ellsworth, striking out 6 and walking 2.
Stefan Simmons pitched 3.2 innings to start the game for GSA striking out 2 and walking 4. Taylor Schildroth pitched the final 3.1 innings and walked 1 and struck out 1.
Ellsworth is now 3-8 and plays host to Washington Academy on Friday at May 20th at 4:30 PM.
GSA is 11-1 and plays host to Dexter Saturday, May 21st at 4:30 PM.