Boys Varsity Baseball
|Gull Lake High School||11|
|Pennfield Senior High School||4|
Gull Lake earned a sweep against Pennfield at home during Retro Night.
Game 1 Gull Lake racked up 20 hits in the win. Gull Lake’s Avery Eastman got the benefit from all the extra offense and kept the Panthers from Pennfield at bay while picking up the win on the mound. Gull Lake started the game off with 4 straight hits. Justin Mansager led off with a single, followed by a Jacob Gleason single. Dylan Stanton then tripled driving in both Mansager and Gleason. Brother Cade Stanton then drove in Dylan with a double. After a ground out by Kole Warren, Nick Fadden doubled to score Stanton. Triston Lemon singled followed by a Brandon Ruge RBI single giving Gull Lake a 5-0 lead after one inning. The Blue Devils picked up 4 more the next inning on an RBI double by Kole Warren, a 2 RBI double by Triston Lemon, and an RBI single by Brandon Ruge. Ruge finished the game 4 for 4 with 2 RBI’s. Gull Lake picked up 2 more in the 4th. Pennfield was able to get on the scoreboard in the 3rd on a RBI single by Adam Eyre. Pennfield added 2 more runs in the 5th and 1 in the 7th to make the final scored 11-4. Adam Eyre led the Panthers with 2 hits and 2 RBI’s. Dawson Butcher also added 2 hits for Pennfield. For Gull Lake, Dylan Stanton had 3 hits and drove in 3, Jacob Gleason also had 3 hits in the win. Cade Stanton, Nick Fadden, and Triston Lemon all had 2 hits in the win. Pennfield’s Dawson Butcher picked up the loss on the mound.
Game 2 Pennfield got on the scoreboard early in the 1st after lead off hitter Kollin Kemerling singled and reached 2nd on an error. Kyle Liggett then walked and both runners advanced on a passed ball. Dawson Butcher then grounded out to 3rd Baseman Cade Stanton to score Kemerling giving Pennfield a 1-0 lead. Gull Lake quickly answered back when Dylan Stanton hit a double driving in Justin Mansager who lead the inning off with a base on balls. Gull Lake added 4 more in the 2nd and 1 in the 4th to make it 6-3. Gull Lake’s Luke Mastromatteo pitched 6 solid innings giving up 3 hits, while striking out 3. Kollin Kemerling got the loss for the Panthers. Kollin Kemerling, Kyle Liggett, and Adam Eyre each had a hit in the loss. Gavin Griffin, Dylan Stanton, Nick Fadden, and Jack Blesch all had 2 hits each for Gull Lake.
Pennfield travels to Marshall on Tuesday while Gull Lake heads to Mattawan to open up SMAC League play.