Wednesday, May 24, 2017
Wayland High School
East Grand Rapids High School
The Wayland Union Varsity Baseball team picked up a huge conference victory over the OK-Gold Champion Pioneers of East Grand Rapids High School by a score of 15-5. Picking up the win on the mound for the Wildcats was Carter Morse, as Morse went 5 2/3 innings, allowing 5 runs (3 earned) on 8 hits, striking out 6 batters. Chris Kincaid pitched the final 1 1/3 innings, allowing 0 runs on 1 hit and striking out 2.
The Wildcat offense came alive, pounding out 15 runs on 12 hits. Leading the way with the sticks were Mitch Dykstra, Travis Cutler, Carter Morse, Chris Kincaid, and Jared Rankin. Dykstra was 2-for-5 with 2 runs scored and 2 RBI’s. Cutler finished 2-for-4 with 3 RBI’s and a run scored. Morse helped his effort on the mound by going 2-for-5 with 2 doubles, 2 RBI’s, 2 runs scored, and a stolen base. Kincaid was 2-for-4 with a double, 2 RBI’s, and 2 runs scored. Rankin went 2-for-4 with 2 doubles, 3 RBI’s, 2 runs scored, and a stolen base.