Tuesday, May 2, 2017
Parkrose High School
Milwaukie High School
The Mustangs hosted the Parkrose Broncos on a rain filled night at Lake Road Field. Milwaukie capitalized on a couple Parkrose errors in the first inning to score 2 runs taking a 2-0 lead.
Mustangs senior first baseman, Brad McVay, walked to start off the 3rd inning and senior outfielder, Theo Dover, hit a double to plate McVay. Dover scored on a line drive single by senior pitcher, Riley Howard. Sophomore third baseman, Kaden Middleton, grounded out advancing Howard to 2nd base and then Howard advanced to 3rd base on a ground out by senior catcher, Noah Miller. Howard scored on a single by junior second baseman, Nathaniel McGowan. The Mustangs would end the 3rd inning up 5-0.
In the 4th inning, the Mustangs tacked on another run. Junior shortstop, Keith Doherty, had a line drive single to start the inning. Senior outfielder, Cole Roberts, followed with a single. Doherty advanced to 3rd base on a sacrifice fly by McVay, and scored on a sacrifice fly by Dover. The Mustangs stranded 2 on base after Howard walked ending the inning 6-0.
The lone run for the Broncos came in the 6th inning when they capitalized on 2 Milwaukie errors.
Howard pitched 6-2/3 inning and had 10 strikeouts, 1 walk, 1 hit and 0 earned runs. Doherty finished the game pitching to 1 batter who grounded out to end the game.
The Mustangs play the Broncos tonight at Parkrose High School at 5pm.