Boys Varsity Baseball · Martin’s Walk-Off Gives Decatur Central Victory Over Speedway

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A walk-off single propelled Decatur Central Hawks to a decisive, dramatic victory over Speedway, 4-3. The game was tied at three with Decatur Central Hawks batting in the bottom of the seventh when Casey Martin singled on a 1-1 count, scoring one run.
Speedway opened up scoring in the first inning. A Bishop drew a walk, scoring one run.
After Speedway scored one run in the top of the second, Decatur Central Hawks answered with one of their own. Speedway scored when Bryce Lewman’s wild pitch allowed one run to score for Speedway.
J Perkins was the winning pitcher for Decatur Central Hawks . He lasted one and one-third innings, allowing zero hits and zero runs while striking out two and walking zero. Nolan Wade threw three and two-thirds innings in relief out of the bullpen.
K Cope took the loss for Speedway. He surrendered two runs on one hit over two-thirds of an inning.
J Bryant started the game for Speedway. He allowed two hits and two runs over six innings, striking out ten Lewman started the game for Decatur Central Hawks . He lasted two innings, allowing one hit and two runs
Martin, Wade, and Timmy Casteel Jr all had one hit to lead Decatur Central Hawks .
C Hedrick led Speedway with two hits in four at bats.
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