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Winnebago High School Varsity Baseball beat Rock Falls High School 6-5

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Friday, May 12, 2017

4:30 PM

Rock Falls High School
AWAY
5

Winnebago High School
HOME
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Game Recap

Writt’s Walkoff Gives Winnebago Indians Varsity Victory Over Rock Falls

A walk-off single led Winnebago past Rock Falls 6-5 on Friday. The game was tied at five with Bago batting in the bottom of the seventh when Michael Writt’s 2-out single drove in the winning run. Rock Falls captured the lead in the first inning with a single tally. Bago answered with 3 of their own in the 3rd inning to take a 3-1 lead.
Rock Falls then scored three runs in the fourth inning to take the lead 4-3. However due to ssome lat inning heroics Winnebago still managed to pull out the victory. The big inning for Rock Falls came thanks to a double by Jay Shuler, a groundout by Jalen Bickett, and a groundout by Austin Sandrock. After a ground out to start the 7th, Lucas Adams reached base after being hit by the pitch. Consecutive hits by Zach Myers and Scott Schneider then jammed the bases full with the tying run on 2nd base. After the 2nd out was made, Connor Anderson drew a BB to cut the deficit to one at 5-4, Peyton McCray then delivered a base hit with eyes up the middle tying the game at 5-5. Setting up the game winner to Left Field by Michael Writt, Final 6-5 Bago Winning!
Michael Writt earned the win for the Indians. He threw three innings, allowing one run, two hits, striking out three, and walking one.
Bryce Bryden started the game for Winnebago. He pitched four innings, allowing four runs, six hits, and striking out one.
Bago collected 11 hits. Jace Warkentien, Zach Myers, Scott Schneider, Connor Anderson, and Peyton McCray each collected multiple hits for Winnebago Indians Varsity.
Winnebago has received the #2 seed and are hosting the Regional, There’s no place like Home!
Next Up: Winnebago plays on Wednesday May 17th, @ 4:30
against the winner of Elgin St. Ed’s vs Niles Northridge Prep
Come on out, we would love to see you, Thanks so much for the love and support we have received all Season!

Box Scores

Rock Falls

1
1

2

3

4
3

5

6

7
1

R
5

H
8

E
2

Winnebago

1

2

3
3

4

5

6

7
3

R
6

H
11

E
1

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