Omaha Burke - East Tourney

Omaha Burke - East Tourney

Friday, April 22, 2016 (All day)
Final Score: 
L 4-5
Home or Away: 
Away

Titans fall behind in eighth inning in 5-4 loss to Burke,

The Norris Titans Varsity fall behind in eighth inning in 5-4 loss to Burke

The Norris Titans Varsity lost the ballgame after losing the lead in the eighth inning Friday, as Burke grabbed a 5-4 victory in eight innings.

Garrison Gustin racked up two RBIs on two hits for the Norris Titans Varsity. He singled in the fourth and seventh innings.

Mcelder recorded the win for Burke. He tossed one inning of shutout ball. Mcelder struck out none, walked none and gave up two hits.

Austin Schultz ended up on the wrong side of the pitching decision, charged with the loss. He lasted just one inning, walked one, struck out one, and allowed one run.

Burke closer #12 put away the final out to record the save.

The top of the first saw Burke take an early lead, 1-0. Hall got things going for Burke with a single.

The Norris Titans Varsity brought home two runs in the fourth inning, and matched that run total in the seventh. In the fourth, the Norris Titans Varsity scored on an RBI single by Spencer Johnson, plating Gustin.

Burke pushed across one run in both the sixth inning and the eighth. In the sixth, Burke scored on an RBI single by Rubek, bringing home Waugh.

Burke went up for good in the eighth, scoring one run on.