Monday, April 25, 2016
Pioneer High School
Monroe High School
AA Pioneer defeats Monroe (MI) 8-3
Nick Arrivo went 2-4 as AA Pioneer took home an 8-3 victory over Monroe in seven innings at Monroe HS on Monday.
He tripled in the first inning and singled in the third inning.
Brendan Knorr got it done on the mound on the way to a win. He allowed three runs over five innings. He struck out eight, walked five and surrendered four hits.
Mckart was the game’s losing pitcher. He allowed six runs in five innings, walked one and struck out four.
AA Pioneer went up for good in the first, scoring two runs on an error and an RBI triple by Arrivo.
A one-run third inning helped bring Monroe within two. An RBI single by Huffman set off Monroe rally. Finally, Brendan Knorr induced an inning-ending strike out from Spare.
After pushing across two runs in the bottom of the sixth, Monroe faced just a 6-3 deficit. A walk by Musarelli and an RBI single by Vanwashehnova fueled Monroe ‘s comeback. Will Welch ended the inning by getting Schmidt to hit into a triple play,
AA Pioneer built upon its lead with two runs in the seventh. The inning got off to a hot start when JG Nwogu singled, scoring Brendan Knorr. That was followed up by John Kunec’s single, bringing home Nwogu