Wednesday, April 19, 2017
New Castle High School
Cathedral High School
Cathedral Captures Lead Early to Defeat Trojans
Trojans fell behind early and couldn’t come back in a 6-3 loss to Cathedral on Wednesday. Cathedral scored on a double by Poland and a single by Meyers in the first inning.
Cathedral captured the lead in the first inning. Poland doubled on a 2-2 count in the first inning, scoring one run.
Andriole earned the win for Cathedral. He threw four and two-thirds innings, giving up three runs, five hits, and striking out seven. Meyers threw one and one-third innings, as two relievers helped Cathedral finish off the victory. David Bennett took the loss for Trojans. He pitched six innings, allowing six runs, eight hits, and striking out three.
Jared Heard went 1-for-2 at the plate as he led the team with three runs batted in.
Cathedral collected eight hits. Poland, Andriole, and Meyers each collected multiple hits for Cathedral. Meyers led Cathedral with two runs batted in. He went 2-for-3 on the day. Cathedral was sure-handed and didn’t commit a single error. Gomez made the most plays with ten.