Coopersville High School
Allendale High School
Monday's game against Allendale was a heartbreaker for Coopersville Broncos Varsity, as they lost the lead late in a 3-1 defeat. The game was tied at one with Allendale batting in the bottom of the sixth when #21 doubled on a 2-0 count, scoring one run.
The pitching was strong on both sides. Allendale pitchers struck out eight, while Coopersville Broncos Varsity sat down five.
Allendale opened up scoring in the first inning. #8 singled on a 1-1 count, scoring one run.
Coopersville Broncos Varsity evened things up at one in the top of the fourth inning. Jason Emelander grounded out, scoring one run.
#9 was credited with the victory for Allendale. He surrendered one run on six hits over seven innings, striking out eight and walking one.
Josh Klein took the loss for Coopersville Broncos Varsity. He went six innings, allowing three runs on five hits, striking out five and walking zero.
Ben Devries went 2-for-3 at the plate to lead Coopersville Broncos Varsity in hits. Coopersville Broncos Varsity didn't commit a single error in the field. Devries had six chances in the field, the most on the team.
Allendale racked up five hits in the game. #21 and #9 each managed multiple hits for Allendale. Allendale tore up the base paths, as two players stole at least two bases. #21 led the way with two.