Grosse Pointe South Varsity seized victory in dramatic walk-off fashion, thanks to a walk-off single at the end of the game to topple University of Detroit Jesuit. The game was tied at three with Grosse Pointe South Varsity batting in the bottom of the eighth when Brian McKennasingled on a 0-1 count, scoring one run.
In the top of the seventh inning, University of Detroit Jesuit tied things up at three. Pullis singled on a 0-2 count, scoring one run.
Bruno led things off on the pitcher's mound for University of Detroit Jesuit. He surrendered three runs on five hits over five innings, striking out one and walking one. Blum threw two and two-thirds innings in relief.
Grosse Pointe South Varsity tallied nine hits. Will Leonard and McKenna each collected multiple hits for Grosse Pointe South Varsity. Leonard led Grosse Pointe South Varsity with three hits in three at bats. Grosse Pointe South Varsity was sure-handed and didn't commit a single error. Eden Frevik made the most plays with seven.
Grosse Pointe South Varsity watched the game slip away early and couldn't recover in an 11-3 loss to Dakota on Saturday. Dakota scored on a single by Guzik in the first inning, a groundout by Reseigh in the first inning, a single by Verduci in the first inning, and a single by Sawyer in the second inning.
The Grosse Pointe South Varsity struggled to put runs on the board and had a tough time defensively containing Dakota, giving up 11 runs.
Dakota got on the board in the first inning. Guzik singled on the first pitch of the at bat, scoring one run.
Biebuyck got the start for Dakota. He went seven innings, allowing three runs on eight hits, striking out four and walking one.
Nick Raicevich started the game for Grosse Pointe South Varsity. He went two-thirds of an inning, allowing four runs on three hits and striking out one. Miles Jamieson and Conor McKenna entered the game from the bullpen, throwing three and a third innings and three innings respectively.
Churchill opened up scoring in the first inning, when Lowry doubled on a 1-1 count, scoring one run.
Grosse Pointe South Varsity pulled away for good with four runs in the third inning. In the third Weston Brundage singled on a 1-1 count, scoring one run, Conor McKenna homered on a 3-1 count, scoring two runs, and Cameron Mallegg singled on a 1-1 count, scoring one run.
Brundage was the winning pitcher for Grosse Pointe South Varsity. He went five innings, allowing two runs on three hits, striking out one and walking one. McKenna threw one inning in relief out of the bullpen.
Grosse Pointe South Varsity racked up 13 hits in the game. Brundage, Devin Slaughter, McKenna, and Mallegg all collected multiple hits for Grosse Pointe South Varsity. Brundage went 3-for-5 at the plate to lead Grosse Pointe South Varsity in hits.