Rt. B Cafe scored early and often Monday night in Cal Ripken Major by turning back CARSTAR 8-3 at the COCOBA ballfield.
Rt. B Cafe, improving to 4-4 on the season, led off the game with three runs in the top-half of the first and then sent three runs across in the second and one in each of the fourth and fifth innings of play.
CARSTAR, meanwhile, put up two runs in the first and one in the sixth to complete their scoring.
Dakota Williams picked up the win on the mound for Rt. B Cafe while Luis Green took the loss for CARSTAR, who dropped to 1-7. Williams pitched 4 1/3 innings and struck out 10 batters while giving up two runs on two hits and three walks. Green, meanwhile, pitched the first-two innings and gave up six runs on three hits and two walks while striking out three.
Rt. B Cafe also out-hit CARSTAR 6-4, with Connor Gorman going 2-for-3 with a single, double and two RBIs.
Cash Valencia also doubled in the game while Abram Taylor added a single and two RBIs, Thomas Elliott one single and one RBI and Jamal Franklin with one single.
For CARSTAR, Caidyn Hazel went 2-for-2 with a single, double and one RBI. Tate Rentel and Austin Bealmer each had one single.
QuinlanAgency.com 14, Einspahr Construction 12
QuinlanAgency.com improved to 6-2 on the season by beating Einspahr Construction in Cal Ripken Major Monday night at the COCOBA ballfield.
QuinlanAgency.com never trailed in the game against Einspahr Construction and led 3-1 after one, 10-3 after two and 14-3 after three. However, in the top half of the fourth, Einspahr Constructional made it interesting by exploding for nine runs to cut the lead to two.
Isaiah Hauptmann was the winning pitcher in the game for QA.com while Henry Rohrbach took the loss for Einspahr Construction, who dropped to 4-5. Hauptmann pitched the first-two innings and struck out five batters while giving up three runs on two hits and three walks. Rohrbach, meanwhile, started the game and pitched two innings and gave up 10 runs on seven hits and two walks.
QuinlanAgency.com also had eight hits in the game, with Shane Chamberlain going 2-for-3 with a triple, home run and four RBIs.
Lawson Edwards finished the game with a single, triple and two RBIs while Hauptmann added a single, double and one RBI, Evan Bishop two singles and three RBIs and Tyler Wassman and Kaleb Friebe each with one RBI.
For Einspahr Construction, Ben Lutz went 2-for-3 with two doubles and two RBIs. Garrett Hundley also had two hits with two singles and two RBIs while Rohrbach added one double and three RBIs and Alec Schupp, Zeke Pritchett, Daviohn Klearman and Simon Grainger each with one RBI.