Tuesday, May 16, 2017
South Dearborn High School
Batesville High School
A walk-off led Batesville past South Dearborn 15-14. The game was tied at 14 with the Bulldogs batting in the bottom of the eighth when Christian Prickel laid down a suicide squeeze bunt, scoring the winning run.
The Bulldogs took an early lead in the first inning, as Trey Heidlage drove in two when he doubled. Jacob Christie also homered in the first. However, despite holding a 4-0 lead after the first inning, the game ended up having five lead changes and went
to extra innings.
Caleb Raab earned the win for the Bulldogs. He threw three innings, giving up three runs, seven hits, striking out one, and walking zero.
Alex Roell started the game for Batesville. He went five innings, surrendering 11 runs (seven earned), 10 hits, and striking out three.
Home runs for the Bulldogs came when Christie homered in the first inning and Zach Britton homered in the third inning.
The Bulldogs had 15 hits in the game. Britton, Christie, Heidlage, and Alex McPherson each collected three hits to lead Batesville.