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2010-03-11 / Sports

Eagles Fall to Franklin 7-6

by Mike Organ

The Lexington Eagles fell to Franklin 7-6 as the Lions scored the winning run in the top of the seventh inning. Lexington gave up a big four runs in the fourth inning as Franklin took a 5-3 lead. Lexington tied the score in the fifth inning as they scored two runs.

Franklin stepped on home once in the six and once in the seventh for a 7-5 lead going into the bottom of the seventh. Coby Berger led off with a double and Kaelan Blok walked to put rnners in scoring position. A bunt was called but the catcher threw Berger out at third. Brandon Meyer hit an RBI double to close the score to 7-6 with one out. The Eagles were unable to get Blok home before recording the third out.

Lexington scored in the first on Dylan Iselt’s single, a stolen base, and a Josh O’Conner double. O’Conner scored on Tyler Moerbe;s single later in the inning. Dylan scored again in the third inning after singling again. A stolen base moved him to second and a couple of ground outs enabled him to score the third run. Two runs came in the fifth when Berger singled, Blok walked, Dylan Iselt singled home a run, and Blok scored on O’Conner’s sacrifice fly to center field.

Lexington Player ABRHBIDIseltcf 4 231ChnSherrilllf 3 000Meyerlf 1 011O’Connerss 3 112CIselt1b,3b 4 000Moerberf 3 011Carr2b 3 000ChcSherrillc 2 000Berger3b,p 3 1
Blok 1b 0 2 0 0
Totals 27 6 8 5

Franklin
Player ABRHBI
Fazzino lf 3 2 0 1
Logan 2b 4 0 1 1
Eiman rf 4 0 2 3
Payne p 2 1 0 0
Elliot 3b 3 0 0 1
Penny 1b 4 1 1 0
Williams c 2 2 0 0
McKinney ss 4 1 0 0
Schulz cf 4 0 0 1
30 7 4 7

1 234
Franklin 0 1 0 4 0 1 1 7 4 0
Lexington 2 0 1 0 2 0 1 6 8 4
WP- Payne LP Berger 2B- Meyer, O’Conner,Berger

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