16th Street Car Wash wins, 7-2

Scoring six runs in the bottom of the fourth inning, 16th Street Car Wash defeated Family Health Mart 7-2 in Peewee Baseball action Thursday night at the Concordia Sports Complex.
16th Street Car Wash trailed 2-1 heading into the fourth inning.
Five hits and two walks led to six runs that gave 16th Street Car Wash a 7-2 lead.
Family Health Mart went scoreless in the top of the fifth inning.
In other games played Thursday night, Concordia Chevrolet/Buick beat the Lions 10-4 and the Knights of Columbus shut out the American Legion, 11-0.
16th Street Car Wash and Family Health Mart were tied at 1-1 through one inning of play.
Family Health Mart scored a run in the third inning to go up 2-1.
Scoreless in the second and third innings, 16th Street Car Wash put up six runs in the fourth to make it 7-2.
Shelby Giersch and Ivon Owen pitched for 16th Street Car Wash.
Shylan Koch-Tyler did the pitching for Family Health Mart.
Rystyn Kindel had two hits and scored two runs for 16th Street Car Wash.
Austin  Kaufman scored two runs for Family Health Mart.

Chevrolet/Buick 10,
Lions 4
Tryston Jochems, Paul Rundus and Austin Krier combined for eight hits and seven runs to lead Concordia Chevrolet/Buick to a 10-4 win over the Lions.
Jochems and Krier had three hits and scored two runs each.
Rundus had two hits and scored three runs.
Chevrolet/Buick led 3-1 after one inning of play.
One run in the second inning put Chevrolet/Buick up 4-1.
The Lions made it 4-2 with a run in the bottom of the third inning.
Scoring five runs on two hits and four walks in the top of the fourth inning, Chevrolet/Buick pushed the lead to 9-2.
Chevrolet/Buick added one run in the top of the ffith inning.
The Lions scored two runs in the bottom of the fifth.
Wyatt Trost pitched for Chevrolet/Buick.
Chase Parker and Beau Bonebrake did the pitching for the Lions.
Wyatt Trost scored two runs for Chevrolet/Buick.
Bonebrake had two hits and scored two runs for the Lions. Parker had three hits.

Knights of Columbus 11,
American Legion 0
Jacob Williams shut out the American Legion on two hits as the Knights of Columbus posted the 11-0 win. Williams struck out eight.
The Knights of Columbus scored two runs in the first inning and three in the second to take a 5-0 advantage.
Scoring six runs on three hits and four walks put the Knights of Columbus up 11-0.
Chance LeDuc and Easton Hake pitched for the American Legion.
Williams had two hits and scored three runs for the Knights of Columbus.
Drake Revell scored three runs.

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