A walk-off left Indian Creek Braves Varsity on the wrong end of a 13-12 defeat to Franklin County on Tuesday. The game was tied at 12 with Franklin County batting in the bottom of the seventh when an error scored one run for Franklin County.
Indian Creek Braves Varsity fell behind by four runs in the sixth inning, but then tried to fight back. Indian Creek Braves Varsity scored three runs in the failed comeback on a double by Carter Modlin, a single by Jackson Wang, and a error.
Franklin County got on the board in the first inning when Austin Short grounded out, scoring two runs.
Franklin County scored five runs in the sixth inning. Franklin County big bats were led by Kristain Prows and Garrett Eetel, all sending runners across the plate with RBIs in the inning.
Brant Ertel was on the pitcher’s mound for Franklin County. The fireballer allowed six hits and five runs over three and two-thirds innings, striking out four and walking one.
Drew Gavin started the game for Indian Creek Braves Varsity. Gavin went three and a third innings, allowing four runs on zero hits and striking out five. Justin Partyka, Jagger Bray, and Sam Boyd each contributed in relief for Indian Creek Braves Varsity.
Indian Creek Braves Varsity saw the ball well today, racking up 13 hits in the game. Modlin, Wang, Boyd, and Bray each had multiple hits for Indian Creek Braves Varsity. Modlin led Indian Creek Braves Varsity with four hits in four at bats.