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The season has reached the halfway point and Varsity sits atop the SAC with a 6-1 conference record and a 10-4 record overall. The team has won 8 of 9 games. They won against North Side twice 8-5 and 2-1. They then beat Canterbury 9-8 and Luers 5-3. The team then went onto split a DH against Angola winning 7-3 and losing 14-1. They defeated South Side 3-2 and 7-6. Finally they beat Manchester 13-10.

The most outstanding performances in these games were Nick Hyuck who went 8 innings against North Side with 12K 3 H 1 ER. Kaine Jackson went 4-4 with 3 RBI against Canterbury. Hyuck gave up 3 H 2 ER and had 18K in the first game against South Side. Jackson had 16K and went 4-4 with 2 doubles in the second game against South Side. Tristan Byall picked up 2 wins on the mound giving up only 5 ER and had 12K.

The prime performers for varsity have been Nick Hyuck who is 4-0 with 1 SV a 1.17 ERA with 50K in 30 innings, Kaine Jackson who has a .476 BA with 9 doubles and 14 RBI, Braxton Riley who has a .390 BA with RBI, Tristan Byall has a 3.57 ERA and a .333 BA, Joey Brown has a .412 BA and Matt McCullough is 2-0 with a 0.00 ERA and 8K in 9 innings.

The junior varsity has made strides in the right direction. They lost five more games in a row making them 0-10 before they pulled off two wins in a row; they currently sit at 2-10. JV lost a DH to East Noble 4-0 and 6-0 then lost to Luers 16-0 and lost another DH to Angola 7-2 and 7-6. They defeated Manchester 13-2 and Concordia 9-8. The most outstanding performances from these games were Brian Howell who had 12K versus Angola, Jose Reina and James Lewis had 6 extra base hits in last three games and Jacob Fisher had 4 RBI against Concordia.

The prime performers for junior varsity have been Tay Tay Moore who has a .375 BA with 11 SB, Bryson McKee who has 8 RBI, Brian Howell has a 2.62 ERA with 18K and a .647 OBP, Jacob Moreno has 3 quality starts on the mound and Jacob Fisher continues his great glove work.

Upcoming Schedule:
vs. = Home Game
@=Away Game
DH=Double Header
(2 games)
Junior Varsity
5/17(9am Concordia Tournament@Shoaff Park)
(5pm@Adams Central)
5/21(5pm vs. Homestead)
5/22(5pm @ Northfield)
(10am vs. East Noble DH)
(5pm vs. Adams Central)
5/15(5pm vs. Dwenger)
(4:30pm vs. Luers@Parkview Field)
5/20(5pm @ Concordia)
5/22(5pm vs. Concordia)

The Waynedale News Staff

Lucas Fisher

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