Boys Varsity Baseball
Game Summaries & Headlines.
- Game Date
- Jun 1, 2019
- : 15
OPEN DATE: 3
The Sparta baseball team is 2019 district champs!!
On Saturday, the Spartans played Reed City in the semi-final district game and won 15-3. Jeremy Marble was on the mound for game one. Marble struck out 4 and only had 1 earned run for his complete game for the Spartans. On the offensive side, Nico Verudgo, Logan Tidey, and Sam Kerska all had 3 hits on the day, with Tidey driving in four runs with his bat himself. Cooper Powers, Jeremy Marble, and Jake Paparella all drove in 2 runs during the Spartans 13 run 5th inning the sealed the victory for the Spartans
In the championship game, the Spartans shut out a solid Cedar Springs team 7-0. Freshman Evan Steinbacher pitched a one-hit complete game gem behind an error-free defense on the diamond. Verudgo, Tidey, Hayden Degraaf, and Marble all had multi-hit games with Degraaf having the big game with driving in 3 out of the 7 runs. The Spartans defense held strong throughout the whole game with no committing a single error. The bats never went cold throughout the game and drove in the needed runs to obtain the victory.
The Spartans will play in the regional semi-final on Wednesday at Big Rapids at 5pm.