Trojans took Thursday’s game in dramatic fashion, with a 5-4 walk-off victory over Hawks. Giving up the lead in the 6th, the Trojans were trailing by 2 in the bottom of the 7th.
Lead off, Elliott Perrin drove a deep ball to right for a stand up triple igniting the Trojan bench. Gabe Rumrich walked. With runners on the corners and no outs, Jack Kurio hit a ground ball shot past the third baseman scoring one. Jake Rugeley put the ball into play to tie the game. With the game tied at four and the winning run 90 feet from home, Carter Raney punched a single on the first pitch of the at bat past the drawn in defense, scoring the winning run.
Hawks scored three runs in the sixth inning, but Trojans still managed to pull out the victory. The big inning for Hawks came thanks to groundouts by Nate Trevino and Carrion and a sacrifice fly by Blaine Barker.
Ben Kurio got the win for Trojans. He lasted seven innings, allowing six hits and four runs while striking out five.
McDonald led things off on the hill for Hawks. He surrendered two runs on three hits over six innings, striking out seven. Austin Adair threw one-third of an inning in relief.
Raney went 2-for-4 at the plate to lead Trojans in hits.
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