Boonville Ready Mix wins Cal Ripken Major title with decisive victory
Boonville Ready Mix left little doubt on Wednesday night against Einspahr Construction inn Cal Ripken Major at COCOBA Ballfield.
With the title on the line, Boonville Ready Mix looked ready to play while exploding for 12 points in the first inning for a 13-2 victory.
Boonville Ready Mix finished the season 12-3 overall, while Einspahr Construction fell to 10-4 with one game remaining.
In the last drink, Huebert Fiberboard beat Rt. B Café 5-1.
In addition to scoring 12 points in the first, Boonville Ready Mix also added one in the second. Einspahr Construction, meanwhile, scored his two runs in the fourth set.
AJ Massa won for Boonville Ready Mix, while Weston Rentel lost for Einspahr Construction. Massa pitched all four innings and struck out 10 batters while allowing two runs on four hits and one walk. Rentel, meanwhile, pitched a game in the first and allowed up seven runs on two hits and four walks. Karson Elbert then came in and pitched two innings in relief and allowed six runs on three hits and four walks while striking out five batters.
Boonville Ready Mix also beat Einspahr Construction 5-4, Chase Chamberlain going 2-2 with two singles and three RBIs. Kaiden Stover finished the game with two singles and one RBI, while Dylann Clark added a single and three RBIs, and Brennan Alberts, Aiden Schuster, Sterling Hilgedick and Zachary Rehmer each with one RBI.
For Einspahr Construction, Blaine Begemann doubled up and had an RBI. Bryce Newham also finished the game with a double, while Karson Elbert and Weston Rentel each had a single.
In the second game, Rt. B Cafe took the upper hand with a point in the first half of the fourth to take the 1-0 advantage. However, it was all Huebert Fiberboard after that with three points in the bottom half of the fourth and two again in the fifth for the win.
Reece Townlain took victory over the mound for Huebert Fiberboard, while Brayden Viertel lost to Rt. B Café. Townlain pitched three innings in relief for starter Sammy Hage and allowed one run on three hits and one walk while striking out six batters. Viertel, meanwhile, pitched the first four innings and allowed three runs on a hit and a walk while striking out eight batters.
Layne Rapp had a single and an RBI to lead all hitters in the game for Huebert Fiberboard, who improved to 9-5. Hayden Sandbothe also finished the game with a single, while Ean Wessing and Gabe Stone each added an RBI.
For Rt. B Cafe, who fell to 4-10, Josh Solomon, Bodie White and Xander Evans each had a single while Brayden Viertel led in an end.
QuinlanAgency.com Removes Rt. B Café 14-3 at Cal Ripken Major
QuinlanAgency.com left little doubt on Wednesday night against Rt. Café B at Cal Ripken Major.
Although Rt. B Cafe took the lead from the start with a point at the top of the first, it was about all QA.com after that with four in the bottom half of the first, nine again in the second and one in. the third for a 14-3 victory.
In the last drink, Einspahr Construction scored in three of four innings to beat Auto Body Experts 12-1.
Jackson Shelton took the victory over the mound for QA.com, while Kannen Kempf lost to Rt. B Café. Shelton pitched all four innings and struck out 11 batters while allowing three runs on five hits. Kempf, meanwhile, pitched 1 1/3 inning for Rt. B Cafe and allowed 10 runs on a hit and four walks while striking out two.
Jaxson Stonecipher led the battering offense in the game for QA.com, which improved to 6-7, with two singles and one RBI. Gabe Romero-Shelton added a single and two RBIs, while Noah Hackman had a RBI single and RBI and Gavin Ridgeway, Luke Hill, Parker LaValley, Elijah Ueligger and Jasper Mitchell each with an RBI.
For Rt. B Cafe, who fell to 4-9, Brayden Viertel had two singles and two RBIs. Bodie White added two singles and an RBI, while Josh Solomon ended the game with a single.
In Game 2, Einspahr Construction led Auto Body Experts in the first set while scoring three runs in the first, five again in the third and four in the fourth. Auto Body Experts scored their only inning of the ball game in the first half of the first.
Blaine Begemann was the game-winning pitcher for Einspahr Construction, who improved to 10-3, while Joseph Reid lost to Auto Body Experts, who fell to 1-13. Begemann pitched three innings and struck out five batters while allowing one run on a hit and two walks. Reid, meanwhile, pitched an inning in relief and allowed three runs on three walks while striking out two batters.
Isiah Kennedy led all batters of the game for Einspahr Construction with a triple and three RBIs. Blaine Begemann had a double and two RBIs, while Lyle Christy added a single and an RBI, Karson Elbert, Donavon Atkins and Forge Mackey each with a single, and Carson Renfrow with an RBI.
For Auto Body Experts, Ledgyr Conrow and Jett Storm each had a single while Landon Carter drove in a heat.