Ecclesia College Grabs Lead in Fifth Inning for Victory Over Central Baptist College
Ecclesia College snatched the lead late in the game in a 5-4 victory over Central Baptist College on Wednesday. The game was tied at three with Ecclesia batting in the bottom of the fifth when JT Stalnaker hit a solo homer.
Ecclesia took an early lead in the first inning. Jeremy Green drove in one when he singled.
In the top of the fourth inning, Central Baptist tied things up at three when L'Donta Howard singled on a 2-2 count, scoring one run.
Madison Bates led Ecclesia to victory on the mound. He lasted seven innings, allowing 11 hits and four runs while striking out one and walking zero.
Jose Delmar took the loss for Central Baptist. He surrendered five runs on eight hits over six innings, striking out eight and walking one.
Ecclesia launched one home run on the day. Stalnaker went yard in the fifth inning.
Green led Ecclesia with three hits in three at bats.
Central Baptist tallied 11 hits on the day. Brett Luna, Austin Kuchinski and Jamal Washington each racked up multiple hits