Union Varsity Cougars defeated Summit Academy Bears Varsity 4-1 on Friday after taking the lead late in the game. The game was tied at one with Union Varsity Cougars batting in the bottom of the sixth when Jeff Lyon singled on a 2-2 count, scoring two runs.
In the second inning, Union Varsity Cougars got their offense started. Kayson Marx grounded out, scoring one run.
In the top of the fourth inning, Summit Academy Bears Varsity tied things up at one when.
Lyon was credited with the victory for Union Varsity Cougars. The righthander lasted six innings, allowing three hits and one run while striking out 12. Rayden Deets threw one inning in relief out of the bullpen. Deets recorded the last three outs to earn the save for Union Varsity Cougars.
Nathan Brown took the loss for Summit Academy Bears Varsity. The hurler allowed three hits and three runs over five and two-thirds innings, striking out seven and walking zero.
Lyon went 2-for-3 at the plate to lead Union Varsity Cougars in hits. Union Varsity Cougars was sure-handed in the field and didn’t commit a single error. Ryne Russell had the most chances in the field with 16.
Summit Academy Bears Varsity was sure-handed and didn’t commit a single error. Keegan Jonas made the most plays with seven.