Saturday, April 22, 2017
Highland High School
The Heath junior varsity baseball team lost game one of a doubleheader at Sparta Highland by a score of 4-3 on Saturday. Matt Bowman (2-3, 1 run scored and 1 walk) and Justin Hartman (2-4, 1 RBI) were the leading hitters for the Bulldogs. Austin Sweitzer and Austin Merchant each had one hit and one RBI, and Kamden Kreager, Blake Earick, and Konnor Goodin added one hit apiece. Marshall Flynn was tagged with the loss despite a great pitching effort, throwing 6 innings and giving up only one earned run with no walks and six strikeouts. The loss brings the JV Bulldogs’ record to 8-5 overall on the season and they remain 6-2 in the LCL.