Hunt Paces Almond-Bancroft in Win over Pittsville

Pittsville (OnFocus) – Thomas Hunt did the opposing team no favors on Thursday, picking up four hits over four at bats and leading Almond-Bancroft Eagles Varsity to a 7-1 win over Pittsville. Hunt doubled in the first, doubled in the third, singled in the fifth, and singled in the seventh.

Almond-Bancroft Eagles Varsity tallied three runs in the fifth inning. The rally was led by singles by Connor Newby and Ty Huntington.

Hunt led the Almond-Bancroft Eagles Varsity to victory on the pitcher’s mound. The pitcher allowed four hits and one run over five and two-thirds innings, striking out seven and walking one. Dan Baumgartner threw one and one-third innings in relief out of the bullpen.

Wyatt Grimm took the loss for Pittsville. The hurler went four and two-thirds innings, allowing five runs on nine hits and striking out nine.

Almond-Bancroft Eagles Varsity collected 12 hits on the day. HuntTanner Lamb, and Newby each had multiple hits for Almond-Bancroft Eagles VarsityHunt went 4-for-4 at the plate to lead Almond-Bancroft Eagles Varsity in hits.

Noah Grimm led Pittsville with two hits in three at bats. Pittsville was sure-handed and didn’t commit a single error. Cameron Dammann made the most plays with 11.


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David Keech
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David Keech is a math teacher in Wisconsin Rapids and public address announcer for Abbotsord High School. He officiates basketball, baseball, and softball in central Wisconsin. He has reported on amateur sports since 2011, known as 'KeechDaVoice.' David can be reached at [email protected]