Decatur Central Hawks Claims Lead In Fifth Inning To Defeat Indianapolis Scecina Memorial
Decatur Central Hawks took the lead late and defeated Indianapolis Scecina Memorial 6-3 on Monday. Decatur Central Hawks trailed 2-1 in the bottom of the fifth inning when Alex Mitchell tripled on a 1-2 count, scoring two runs.
In the second inning, Decatur Central Hawks got their offense started when Ayres induced Derik Profitt to hit into a fielder’s choice, but one run scored.
Decatur Central Hawks notched three runs in the sixth inning. The offensive onslaught came from a triple by Devin Gross and a single by Parker Harrington.
Gross was the winning pitcher for Decatur Central Hawks. He surrendered three runs on four hits, striking out two during the complete game.
Ayres took the loss for Indianapolis Scecina Memorial. He surrendered five runs on four hits over five innings, striking out seven.
Decatur Central Hawks collected six hits. Gross and Mitchell all had multiple hits for Decatur Central Hawks. Mitchell and Gross all had two hits to lead Decatur Central Hawks. Decatur Central Hawks didn’t commit a single error in the field. Profitt had the most chances in the field with eight.
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