Old Town Rallies In Front Of Home Crowd
The District 3 champions from Old Town rallied to win their tournament debut, 6-2 over Asia-Pacific.
A pair of runs in the fifth inning and four more in the sixth led the hosts to victory. Jacob Ketch delivered the game-tying hit in the fifth and Ryan Hoogterp drove in the eventual winning run in the bottom of the sixth.
Hoogterp led Old Town's lineup, going 2-for-2 with an RBI and a run scored, and Austin Sheehan went 2-for-3 with 2-RBI. Ethan Stoddard earned the win, throwing two scoreless innings.
Lorenzo Sebaklim took the loss for Saipan, allowing three runs, two earned. Roke Tenorio continued his hot start to the tournament for Saipan, going 2-for-4 at the plate and is now hitting .625 through two games.
Old Town will play tonight at 8 p.m. vs. Ohio. You can hear the game live on Sports Radio 92.9 The Ticket and 929theticket.com.