Jun 30

Garner summer squads split at Sanderson

Senior squad falls 11-6 at Sanderson. Garner strings together 6 straight hits to score 4 runs in the 4th and adds two more in the 5th to take 6-2 lead. But Sanderson rallies with 9-run 6th to take the comeback win. Graham Wilkins and Alex Bloom single to crank up the 4th and Gerard Chamra crushes 2-RBI double to the deepest part of the very large Optimist Park to knot it. Nick Ward drives in Chamra and after Joseph Carawan singles, Brett Banks RBI makes it 4-2. Wilkins RBI single and Aiden Edwards walks and scores on wild pitch to put Garner (7-2) up 6-2 in the middle of sixth. Edwards takes the loss in relief of Dillon Mull who pitches 5 innings of 7-hit ball before Sanderson starts their rally. Garner returns to play after the holiday break Thursday, July 6th vs Sanderson.

Junior team blasts Sanderson
Garner scores eight in the 5th to run-rule Sanderson 15-4. Josh Grimmett pitches four stellar innings, with 7K’s. Michael Hamling two-out RBI plates Jake Good & scores with Rafael Morrera scores on Bryson Galloway single for 3-0 first inning lead. Will Lee RBI scores Good for 4-1 third inning margin. Harrison Garner sac fly & Bodie Banks bases-loaded walk for RBI for Garner (7-2). Sanderson two unearned off Grimmett narrows the Garner lead to 6-4. Grimmett 2-RBI double, Grimmett, Hamling score on Bryson Galloway hot shot. and Morrera races home on wild pitch to increase Garner lead to 11-4, still in the 5th. Addison Norris 2-RBI double & Redd RBI single for the Junior squad win. Hamling closes out the 5th with scoreless inning of relief.