A walk-off left Millard West JV on the wrong end of a 7-6 defeat to Omaha Burke on Saturday. The game was tied at six with Omaha Burke batting in the bottom of the seventh when an error scored one run for Omaha Burke.
Millard West JV collected eight hits and Omaha Burke had ten in the high-scoring affair.
Millard West JV fired up the offense in the first inning, when Ben V grounded out, scoring one run.
Millard West JV knotted the game up at six in the top of the sixth inning, when Monte D’s sac fly scored one run for Millard West JV.
Omaha Burke scored four runs in the fourth inning. Omaha Burke batters contributing to the big inning included Kyle J, Brayden A, and Nate L, all driving in runs in the inning.
Jaden W got the start for Omaha Burke. He allowed four hits and three runs over three innings, striking out two.
Sam N was on the pitcher’s mound for Millard West JV. He lasted four innings, allowing seven hits and six runs while striking out two. Cade O threw two and a third innings in relief.
Millard West JV collected eight hits on the day. Cade and Monte all managed multiple hits for Millard West JV. Monte and Cade each managed two hits to lead Millard West JV. Millard West JV tore up the base paths, as two players stole at least two bases. Cade led the way with four.
Omaha Burke collected ten hits. Nate and Jake F each collected multiple hits for Omaha Burke. Nate led Omaha Burke with three hits in three at bats. Omaha Burke didn’t commit a single error in the field. Drew F had six chances in the field, the most on the team.