RICHARDSON HITS FOR 2 TRIPLES!

By William

After starting out the weekend with a big, come from behind victory on Friday, the Bullpups 16U baseball team struggled in their final three games of the weekend and finished just 1-3 over four games. The 16U Pups are now 2-5-1 on the season.

Here are the game summaries as well as individual and team stats for the weekend:

GAME 1 – vs. Natural Baseball Academy #3, Friday, June 12:

The 16U Bullpups opened the weekend up with a come from behind 10-7 victory over Natural Baseball Academy # 3 on Friday. The Academy scored six runs in the first two innings and held a 7-3 advantage going into the top of the fifth when the 16U Pups lit up the scoreboard with seven runs to gain the win.

Neither team played very good defense as the Pups committed four errors while the Academy had six errors and their pitching walked nine Bullpup batters.

Jaret Myers led the Pups with a pair of hits while Hadlee Backhus scored twice, had a walk and a stolen base.

1          2          3          4          5          6          7          R          H         E

16U PUPS        0          1          1          1          7          0          X          10        6          4

NBA 3              2          4          0          1          0          0          X          7          9          6

BULLPUPS 16U HITTING {AB-R-H-RBI-BB}: Treyton Pelnar 3-0-0-1-1; Owen Fetsch 2-1-0-0-2; Jaret Myers 4-2-2-0-1; Gavin Richardson 4-1-1-0-0; Gunnar Schumacher 3-0-1-1-1; Hadlee Backhus 3-2-0-0-1; Brock Burgess 2-0-1-0-1; Layne Graves 0-1-0-0-0; Caden Burris 3-0-1-0-1; Noah Bearley 2-2-0-0-1; Blaise Hoover 0-1-0-0-0. TEAM TOTALS: 26-10-6-2-9.

STOLEN BASES (1): Hadlee Backhus – 1.

BULLPUPS 16U PITCHING {IP-P-ST-H-R-ER-SO-BB}: Owen Fetsch 2.1-44-26-5-6-1-1-2; Caden Burris 1.1-17-10-1-1-1-0-1; Gunnar Schumacher 2-0-30-18-3-0-0-2-0. TEAM TOTALS: 6.0-100-54-9-7-2-3-3.

GAME 2 – vs. Iola, Friday, June 12:

In their second game on Friday the 16U Bullpups lost by two to Iola, 6-4. Iola scored three times in each of the first three innings off of 10 hits and then held off the Pups to gain the win.

Hadlee Backhus and Layne Graves each had a pair of hits to lead the Bullpup offense, with Backhus getting a double.

Gavin Richardson pitched the first 2.2 innings and gave up eight hits and all six of Iola’s runs before Treyton Pelnar came in and closed out the game by throwing a two-hitter shutout over the final four innings.

1          2          3          4          5          6          7          R          H         E

IOLA                2          2          2          0          0          0          0          6          10        3

16U PUPS        1          2          0          1          0          0          0          4          7          0

BULLPUPS 16U HITTING {AB-R-H-RBI-BB}: Treyton Pelnar 4-0-0-1-0; Owen Fetsch 4-1-1-1-0; Jaret Myers 4-0-1-0-0; Gavin Richardson 4-0-1-1-0; Gunnar Schumacher 1-0-0-0-2; Blaise Hoover 1-1-0-0-2; Hadlee Backhus 3-0-2-0-0; Conner McVicker 2-1-0-0-0; Layne Graves 3-1-2-0-0. TEAM TOTALS: 26-4-7-3-4.

DOUBLES (1): Hadlee Backhus – 1. STOLEN BASES (3): Jaret Myers, Layne Graves, Gunnar Schumacher – 1.

BULLPUPS 16U PITCHING {IP-P-ST-H-R-ER-SO-BB}: Gavin Richardson 2.2-48-31-8-6-6-0-0; Treyton Pelnar 4.1-57-35-2-0-0-1-1. TEAM TOTALS: 7.0-105-66-10-6-6-1-1.

GAME 3 – vs. Olathe Vipers, Saturday, June 13:

Three runs in the first and another four in the third by the Olathe Vipers cost the 16U Bullpups their first game on Saturday as they lost 8-5 despite the Vipers giving them opportunities due to four fielding errors.

Jaret Myers and Gavin Richards had the only Pup hits in the game as they each had two with Richardson hitting one for a triple. Treyton Pelnar had two walks in the game which he propelled into a pair of stolen bases.

Owen Fetsch and Gunnar Schumacher split time on the mound for the 16U Pups. The pair combined to give up seven hits, five earned runs and six walks while striking out four.

1          2          3          4          5          6          7          R          H         E

16U PUPS        0          1          1          1          0          2          X          5          4          1

Vipers             3          0          4          0          1          0          X          8          7          4

BULLPUPS 16U HITTING {AB-R-H-RBI-BB}: Treyton Pelnar 2-1-0-0-2; Owen Fetsch 2-0-0-0-2; Jaret Myers 4-0-2-2-0; Gavin Richardson 3-1-2-0-1; Gunnar Schumacher 3-0-0-1-1; Blaise Hoover 2-0-0-0-1; Hadlee Backhus 2-1-0-0-0; Caden Burris 1-2-0-0-1; Layne Graves 2-0-0-0-0. TEAM TOTALS: 21-5-4-3-8.

TRIPLES (1): Gavin Richardson – 1. STOLEN BASES (4): Treyton Pelnar – 2; Caden Burris, Gavin Richardson – 1.

BULLPUPS 16U PITCHING {IP-P-ST-H-R-ER-SO-BB}: Owen Fetsch 2.1-51-25-5-7-5-1-2; Gunnar Schumacher 3.0-54-25-2-1-0-3-4. TEAM TOTALS: 5.1-105-50-7-8-5-4-6.

GAME 4 – vs. Fort Scott, Saturday, June 13:

The 16U Bullpups concluded their four-game weekend with an 11-6 loss to Fort Scott despite pounding out a double and two triples in the game.

Both Gavin Richardson and Blaise Hoover hammered out triples while Jaret Myers hit for a double. Hoover had a team high three runs batted in while Myers and Richardson each had a pair of hits. Hoover also earned credit for two of the teams seven stolen bases.

Gavin Richardson, Caden Burris and Noah Bearley all worked the mound for the 16U Pups as they gave up 11 hits, seven eared runs, five walks and four strikeouts.

1          2          3          4          5          6          7          R          H         E

Ft. Scott           1          4          3          2          0          1          0          11        11        3

16U PUPS        2          1          0          0          0          3          0          6          7          3

BULLPUPS 16U HITTING {AB-R-H-RBI-BB}: Blaise Hoover 3-0-1-3-1; Treyton Pelnar 4-0-0-0-0; Jaret Myers 4-1-2-0-0; Gavin Richardson 3-1-2-0-1; Gunnar Schumacher 4-0-0-0-0; Owen Fetsch 3-1-1-0-1; Conner McVicker 2-0-0-0-1; Noah Bearley 2-1-1-0-1; Brock Burgess 1-0-0-1-2; Caden Burris 2-0-0-0-0; Layne Graves 0-1-0-0-0; Hadlee Backhus 0-1-0-0-0. TEAM TOTALS: 28-6-7-4-7.

DOUBLES (1): Jaret Myers – 1. TRIPLES (2): Gavin Richardson, Blaise Hoover – 1. STOLEN BASES (7): Blaise Hoover – 2; Noah Bearley, Jaret Myers, Layne Graves, Owen Fetsch, Gavin

BULLPUPS 16U PITCHING {IP-P-ST-H-R-ER-SO-BB}: Gavin Richardson 2.1-46-25-6-8-4-1-3; Caden Burris 3.2-49-29-5-3-3-2-2; Noah Bearley 1.0-13-9-0-0-0-1-0. TEAM TOTALS: 7.0-108-63-11-11-7-4-5.

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