The Sandusky Bay Ice Haulers swept the Royal Oak Leprechauns with their 9-8 finish on today’s match-up. The Ice Haulers got off to an early start in the first with Eli Snider’s single to left field which brought in Garett Pike and advanced Josh Kross to second. Jace Rinehart came swinging in hot, doubling to center field and bringing in Josh Kross. Eli Snider also scored during Brady Renfro’s at-bat.
Scoring began again for the Ice Haulers in the third inning with Brady Renfro’s single scoring Josh Kross for a 4-0 lead. The Ice Haulers also took over in the fifth inning recording three more runs and four hits.
The Royal Oak Leprechauns started their rally in the sixth inning and continued it through til the ninth inning. The Leprechauns tallied four runs and three hits in the sixth inning, one run and one hit in the seventh inning, two runs and three hits in the eight, and finally one run and two hits in the ninth. Jacob Boyd came in for relief in the sixth inning and held on to earn the win on the mound for the Ice Haulers.
Boyd tallied six hits, four runs, and four strikeouts in his four innings pitched. Gage Gillott earned one strikeout in his five innings pitched. Josh Kross went two for three from the plate and tallied two runs and two hits. Eli Snider went one for two at the plate, had two runs, and tallied one RBI for the Ice Haulers. Some more key highlights included Jace Rinehart’s two RBI’s, Brady Renfro’s two RBI’s, and stolen bases from both Dom Magliocca and Nathan Archer.
The Ice Haulers return home to Sandusky Bay Sports Force Park Field #3 Tuesday June 21st, to take on the Michigan Monarchs for a 7:05 PM start. This series will include one home game and two away games. The address for the park is shown below.
Park Address: Siena Heights University
SHU Baseball Diamond
1247 East Sienna Heights Drive
Adrian, Michigan 45804