(8 INNINGS)The hosts scored three runs in the bottom of the eighth to win an extra-inning thriller. Catcher Devon Pelfrey had 3 of his club’s 10 hits, which included a triple, and added 2 RBIs. Designated hitter Kevin Smith added 2 singles. ALC outhit AU 10-8 for the game. Neil Dillon pitched 6 innings, giving up only 5 hits and allowing only 2 runs to earn the victory. He struck out 5 batters. Cody Hyden came on in relief to earn the save.
AU 8The hosts trailed 8-0 after four innings before battling back; unfortunately, their rally came up short. For ALC, left fielder Trae Minton accounted for 3 hits, including a triple. Both clubs each had 9 hits for the game. Pitcher Ian Delaney tossed 4 innings and suffered the loss.
AU 0Third baseman Cody Hyden, DH Kevin Smith, catcher Bobby Caldwell, and shortstop Ben Ray, each had 2 hits apiece to spark the hosts on offense, but it was the pitching of Wayne Sparks, who tossed 6 innings of 4-hit ball, that propelled Alice Lloyd to the nice win. Sparks also struck out 6 batters on the day. Trevor Corns came on in relief and earned the save.