Licking Heights Hornets JV watched the game slip away early and couldn’t recover in a 6-2 loss to Olentangy Berlin on Saturday. Olentangy Berlin scored on a double by Barreca and a single by Hoffman in the first inning.
Olentangy Berlin got things moving in the first inning. Olentangy Berlin scored one run when Barreca doubled.
Olentangy Berlin scored four runs in the third inning. Olentangy Berlin’s big inning was driven by singles by Yarnell and Brewer and a walk by Gatewood.
Reitz pitched Olentangy Berlin to victory. He lasted seven innings, allowing six hits and two runs while striking out seven.
Alex McCord took the loss for Licking Heights Hornets JV. He went two and two-thirds innings, allowing six runs on seven hits and striking out two.
McCord led Licking Heights Hornets JV with two hits in three at-bats. Licking Heights Hornets JV was sure-handed in the field and didn’t commit a single error. Canaan Eurez had the most chances in the field with five.
Brewer went 2-for-4 at the plate to lead Olentangy Berlin in hits. Olentangy Berlin didn’t commit a single error in the field. Hoffman had nine chances in the field, the most on the team.