Tuesday, March 21, 2017
Thomas S Wootton High School
Col Zadok Magruder High School
The Wootton Patriot’s Junior Varsity Baseball team started off their 2017 campaign with a convincing win against the Magruder Colonels today by a score of 17 to 3. Graham Blondes drove in five on three hits to lead the Patriots to the victory. drove in runs on a single in the second, a double in the fourth, and a double in the seventh.
An early lead helped propel the Patriots to victory. The Patriots scored on a single by Max Levine, a single by Freddie Rogers, a single by Dev Zoks, a single by Graham Blondes, a single by Connor Walsh, and a double in the second inning.
The Patriots captured the lead for good in the second inning. With one out in the second inning Levine drove in one run when he singled.
Daren Chang earned the win for the Patriots. He threw one and two-thirds innings, giving up zero runs, two hits, and walking one. Nate Smith took the loss for Magruder. He went four innings, allowing ten runs, ten hits, and striking out one.
Zoks started the game for the Patriots. He went two innings, giving up zero runs, one hit, striking out two, and walking zero.
The Patriots collected 17 hits. Walsh, Zoks, Blondes, Ethan Reff, Levine, and Rogers each collected multiple hits this game. Blondes, Zoks, and Walsh all had three hits to lead the Patriots.
Magruder had seven hits in the game. James Conway and Josh Persely each collected multiple hits for Magruder.
The Patriots look to continue the early momentum of this early win on Thursday when they play at home again the Churchill Bulldogs at 3:45pm.