Varsity Baseball | April 13, 2021

Lake Central Blows Out Merrillville Thanks To Big First Inning

Lake Central Varsity – 2021 put up seven runs in the first on its way to an 11-1 victory over Merrillville on Tuesday. Josh AdamczewskiMatt SantanaColin MasonBlake Neyhart, and Griffin Tobias each drove in runs during the inning.

Lake Central Varsity – 2021 got things started in the first inning when Adamczewski doubled on a 1-2 count, scoring one run.

Ethan Knopf led things off on the pitcher’s mound for Lake Central Varsity – 2021Knopf went five innings, allowing one run on one hit, striking out eight and walking one.

Andrew Early led things off on the hill for Merrillville. The bulldog surrendered 11 runs on 12 hits over four innings, striking out three. Austin Pupek threw one inning out of the bullpen.

Lake Central Varsity – 2021 racked up 13 hits in the game. AdamczewskiHunter SnyderGraham Weber, and Mason each managed multiple hits for Lake Central Varsity – 2021MasonWeberSnyder, and Adamczewski all had two hits to lead Lake Central Varsity – 2021.

Pupek led Merrillville with one hit in two at bats.

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Lake Central
LineupABRHRBIBBSO
Jerry Edwards401200
Hunter Snyder412101
Josh Adamczewski312100
Adam Walters120000
Carter Doorn211000
Graham Weber212000
Matt Santana311110
Josh Warn310002
Colin Mason402100
Blake Neyhart221110
Griffin Tobias201310
Austin Maslanka010000
Peyton Gard
Ethan Knopf
Connor Misch
Luke Neidy
Totals3011131033

Batting2B: Josh Adamczewski, Blake Neyhart, Matt Santana, Hunter Snyder, Griffin Tobias
TB: Josh Adamczewski 3, Carter Doorn, Jerry Edwards, Colin Mason 2, Blake Neyhart 2, Matt Santana 2, Hunter Snyder 3, Griffin Tobias 2, Graham Weber 2
RBI: Josh Adamczewski, Jerry Edwards 2, Colin Mason, Blake Neyhart, Matt Santana, Hunter Snyder, Griffin Tobias 3
ROE: Colin Mason, Matt Santana, Hunter Snyder, Josh Warn
FC: Blake Neyhart
HBP: Josh Warn
GIDP: Adam Walters
SB: Josh Adamczewski, Carter Doorn, Adam Walters
TotalsTeam QAB: 13 (38.24%)
Josh Adamczewski 2, Carter Doorn, Colin Mason, Blake Neyhart 3, Matt Santana 2, Hunter Snyder, Griffin Tobias 2, Graham Weber

Team LOB: 8FieldingE: Ethan Knopf, Griffin Tobias

Merrillville
LineupABRHRBIBBSO
Dylan Coty310000
Austin Pupek201101
Nikko Knight200001
Andrew Early200001
Vince Medina200000
Colin Early100010
Kendall Fields200001
Jay Powers200002
Robert Richardson200002
Kentawon Marshall
Totals1811118

BattingTB: Austin Pupek
RBI: Austin Pupek
ROE: Dylan Coty, Colin Early
TotalsTeam QAB: 6 (31.58%)
Dylan Coty, Andrew Early, Vince Medina, Colin Early, Jay Powers, Robert Richardson

Team LOB: 3FieldingE: Dylan Coty, Colin Early 2, Robert Richardson
DP: Dylan Coty, Kendall Fields 2, Robert Richardson

Lake Central
PitchingIP#PS%HRERSOBBHR
Ethan Knopf5.078.692110810
Totals5.078.692110810

PitchingPitches-Strikes: Ethan Knopf 78-54
Groundouts-Flyouts: Ethan Knopf 5-2
First pitch strikes-Batters faced: Ethan Knopf 12-19

Merrillville
PitchingIP#PS%HRERSOBBHR
Andrew Early4.089.64012118320
Austin Pupek1.014.571100010
Totals5.0103.63113118330

PitchingHBP: Austin Pupek
Pitches-Strikes: Austin Pupek 14-8, Andrew Early 89-57
Groundouts-Flyouts: Austin Pupek 1-1, Andrew Early 3-4
First pitch strikes-Batters faced: Austin Pupek 4-6, Andrew Early 17-28

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