Boys Varsity Baseball
Game Summaries & Headlines.
- Game Date
- May 25, 2021
- ORIOLES: 5
BRONSON JR/SR HIGH SCHOOL: 4
Quincy finished its Big 8 Conference schedule with a DH spilt at Bronson. The Vikings won the 1st game 8-3 and the Orioles held on to win game 2 by a narrow score of 5-4. In game one the Orioles managed just 3 hits off the. Cody Nuesbaum, Kyle Rodesiler, and Brady Mescher led the offense with one hit each. The Orioles committed 3 errors in the 4th inning allowing the Vikings to score 5 runs in the frame and he Orioles could not recover from. Bradley Harper and Blake Burkhart pitched for the Orioles allowing 7 hits and recording 6 strikeouts.
in game 2 Bronson jumped out to a 2-0 lead in their half of the 1st inning but the Orioles bounced right back with two runs of their own. Mescher doubled home Nuesbaum who had singled to the start the AB for the Orioles. Karsen Maurer hit a long fly ball to score Mescher and knot the score at 2. The Orioles added a run in the 2nd and 2 in the 4th. Then held on as Bronson rallied and had the tying run on 2nd base before a heads up play by Rodesiler led to the final Viking out at 3rd base to perserve a 5-4 Oriole win. The Orioles had their hitting shoes on and collected 11 hits. Rodesiler, Nuesbaum and Blake Burkhart had 2 hits. Kyler Ecomonou, Bradley Harper Kyler Maurer and Davin George also had hits. Burkhart and George's hits produced big runs for the Orioles.
Mescher was steady on the mound getting his 2nd BiG8 win while striking out 8. He gave way to Kyler Economou who with some sharp work recorded the save.
The Orioles finish BiG8 play with an 8-6 record in a 3 way tie for 3rd with Bronson and Union City. Homer and Jonesville finished 1and 2