Cambridge Bobcats Varsity lost the lead late in a 6-5 defeat to Buckeye Local on Saturday. The game was tied at four with Buckeye Local batting in the bottom of the fifth when Buckeye Local scored one run on a stolen base.
Cambridge Bobcats Varsity lost despite out-hitting Buckeye Local seven to four.
Buckeye Local opened up scoring in the first inning, when #10 tripled on a 2-1 count, scoring one run.
#10 was the winning pitcher for Buckeye Local. The pitcher surrendered four runs on four hits over five innings, striking out two. #5 and #13 entered the game out of the bullpen and helped to close out the game in relief.
Andy Ogle took the loss for Cambridge Bobcats Varsity. The righty went five and a third innings, allowing five runs on four hits and striking out nine.
Cambridge Bobcats Varsity racked up seven hits in the game. Caleb Bond and Brock Valentine each managed multiple hits for Cambridge Bobcats Varsity. Valentine and Bond each collected two hits to lead Cambridge Bobcats Varsity.