May 7, 2018
Vs Lansing Everett
Game 1: Grand Ledge 13, Everett 0
Winning Pitcher: Braedon Stoakes (4-1)
The Comets scored first and never looked back. Kaden Nowak had a 2-run single in the first, scoring Dominic Guzman and Logan Hylek. Another run was scored in the 2nd, Hylek singled home Braedon Stoakes who singled to lead-off the inning.
In the 3rd, GL scored 6 times,. Kaden Nowak doubled and later scored on a single from Logan Todd. Todd scored on a single from fellow freshman Noah Warren. After singles by Stoakes and Guzman, Cal Johnston ripped a double scoring 2 more Comets.
In the 4th, Todd and Logan Ashley singled and were driven home by a single by Guzman. Karson Shirey rounded out the scoring with an RBI single.
Stoakes tossed 5 innings of shutout baseball, allowing 1 hit and striking out 14 Vikings
Game 2: Grand Ledge 16, Everett 1
Winning Pitcher: Logan Hylek (3-0)
Once again, the Comets scored early and often. In the bottom of the first Braedon Stoakes led-off with a single. Kaleb Burke followed with a double to left center. Logan Hylek ripped a single scoring both runners. Later in the inning, Kaden Nowak got an RBI single.
A 9-run second put the game out of reach. Burke hit a 2-run HR to lead the charge.
2 more runs in the finished out the game in a 15-run mercy.
Hylek tossed 3 innings, striking out 7
The Comets run their record to 18-2 (8-0)
Back in action: Thursday, May 10th @ Lansing Sexton