Boys Varsity Baseball · Millard West Grabs Lead In Sixth Inning For Victory Over Burke

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Millard West nabbed the lead late in the game in a 7-2 victory over Burke on Friday. The game was tied at two with Millard West batting in the top of the sixth when an error scored one run for Millard West.
Millard West fired up the offense in the second inning, when Tristan Gomes’s sac fly scored one run for the Wildcats.
Millard West put up four runs in the seventh inning. The offensive firepower by Millard West was led by Max Anderson and Trey Wilbeck, all driving in runs in the frame.
Lucas Ballard pitched Millard West to the victory. He lasted two innings, allowing zero hits and zero runs while striking out five and walking one. Seth Claybourne and Ryan David entered the game out of the bullpen and helped to close out the game in relief.
Alex Wize took the loss for Burke. He surrendered three runs on four hits over five and two-thirds innings, striking out seven and walking one.
Cohen Weaklend started the game for Millard West. He lasted two innings, allowing one hit and zero runs while striking out five
Millard West hit one home run on the day. Anderson put one out in the seventh inning.
Millard West tallied seven hits. Eric Standish and Gomes all managed multiple hits for Millard West. Gomes and Standish each collected two hits to lead the Wildcats.
Collin Campen led Burke with two hits in three at bats.