Game 1 Newaygo Vs Chippewa Hills Friday 4/21/2017
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Newaygo Lions Varsity Loses Lead Early In Defeat
Newaygo Lions Varsity watched the game slip away early and couldn’t recover in a 4-2 loss to Chippewa Hills on Friday. Chippewa Hills scored on a groundout by Cushman in the second inning and a single by Ellis in the second inning.
Newaygo Lions Varsity lost despite out-hitting Chippewa Hills six to five.
Chippewa Hills took an early lead in the first inning.
Chippewa Hills took the lead for good with two runs in the second inning. In the second Jarrod Heideman induced Cushman to ground out, but one run scored and Ellis singled off of Heideman, driving in one run.
Walcatt earned the win for Chippewa Hills. He tossed six innings, giving up two runs, five hits, and striking out nine. Heideman took the loss for Newaygo Lions Varsity. He threw six innings, giving up four runs, five hits, and striking out three.
Game 2 Newaygo Vs Chippewa Hills Friday 4/21/2017
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Chippewa Hills scored four runs in the fourth inning. Chippewa Hills’s big inning was driven by a error, a single by Karchs, and a error.
Schafer earned the win for Chippewa Hills. He pitched seven innings, surrendering one run, seven hits, and striking out seven. Conner Swinehart took the loss for Newaygo Lions Varsity. He tossed six innings, giving up six runs, five hits, and striking out one.
Newaygo Lions Varsity had seven hits in the game. Cooper Heinzeman and Noah Graff each collected multiple hits for Newaygo Lions Varsity. Graff and Heinzeman each managed two hits to lead Newaygo Lions Varsity.