Thursday, April 13, 2017
Wickliffe City Schools
Orange High School
Orange lions defeated Wickliffe 3-1 on Thursday after taking a late lead in the game. Orange trailed 1-0 in the bottom of the 5th inning when Jack Newman doubled off the wall off Pat Beveridge , driving in two runs.
The pitching was strong on both sides. Arjun Merha struck out two, while Beveridge sat down nine.
Wickliffe captured the lead in the first inning. An error scored one run for Wickliffe.
Merha earned the win for Orange. He tossed seven innings , allowing one run, four hits striking out two, and walking zero.
Orange lions varsity collected eight hits. Jack Newman , Daniel Kraig, and Antonio Baez each collected multiple hits for orange.
Christian Martinitis went 2-for-3 at the plate for Wickliffe.