Game Summaries & Headlines.
- Game Date
- Apr 6, 2021
- TIGERS: 12
ORANGE HIGH SCHOOL: 0
Dawson Pierce pitched a 5 inning complete game 2-hit shutout as Chagrin pounded Orange 12-0. Pierce upped his record to 3-0 on the season as he struck out 4 batters and did not walk a batter.
Chagrin Falls scored early and often as they left no doubt to the outcome of this game from the very beginning. The Tigers took a quick 1-0 lead in the bottom of the 1st inning when Will Tropp led off the game with a triple and scored on a Charlie Greenlief ground out.
The Tigers blew the game open in the 2nd inning. After making an amazing diving catch in right field, Jack McMullen led off the bottom of the 2nd inning with a hustling infield single. After Donny Hardy grounded into a fielder’s choice, Hardy stole 2nd base. After back to back walks to Justin Lewinski and Nick Calabrese to load the bases, Mikey Amendola doubled down the right field line to score Hardy and Lewinski to make the score 3-0. Will Tropp followed with a double down the left field line to score Calabrese and Amendola to make the score 5-0. Charlie Greenlief walked to put runners on 1st and 2nd. Tropp and Greenlief stole 2nd and 3rd, respectively. Andrew Kirkpatrick walked to load the bases and Dawson Pierce doubled down the left field line to score Tropp and Greenlief to make the score 7-0. McMullen singled home Kirkpatrick and Pierce to give Chagrin a 9-0 lead.
After a scoreless 3rd inning, Chagrin scored 3 times in the bottom of the 4th inning. Kirkpatrick led off the inning with a single up the middle. After an out was made, McMullen walked to put runners on 1st and 2nd. A balk moved both runners up 90 feet. Donny Hardy followed with a 2 run single to make the score 11-0. After Hardy moved to 2nd on a wild pitch, Brett Vaccaro doubled him home to give Chagrin a 12-0 lead which is how the game ended.
Will Tropp was 3-4 with 2 runs, 2 doubles, a triple and 2 RBI. Jack McMullen was 2-2 with a run and 2 RBI. Dawson Pierce was 1-3 with a double, a run and 2 RBI. Donny Hardy was 1-3 with 2 runs and 2 RBI. Mikey Amendola was 1-3 with a run, a double and 2 RBI. Chagrin Falls is now 5-1 overall and 3-0 in the CVC.