Saturday, April 22, 2017
New Castle High School
Welch Throws Shutout as Trojans Defeats Delta
Garrett Welch didn’t allow a single run as Trojans defeated Delta 5-0 on Saturday. Welch allowed just three hits and struck out Lambert to end the game.
Trojans scored three runs in the fourth inning. The big inning was thanks to a single by Tyler Howlett, a single by Garrett Welch, and a double by Jared Heard.
A single by Lambert in the fifth inning was a positive for Delta.
Welch earned the win for Trojans. He threw seven innings, surrendering zero runs, three hits, striking out eight, and walking one. Haynes took the loss for Delta. He pitched four innings, surrendering four runs, eight hits, striking out four, and walking one.
Trojans collected ten hits. Welch, Janson Anderson, and Heard each collected multiple hits for Trojans. Heard, Anderson, and Welch each managed two hits to lead Trojans. Trojans was sure-handed in the field and didn’t commit a single error. Drew Barber had the most chances in the field with nine.