Ohio High School Baseball - Amanda-Clearcreek tipped by Liberty UnionApril 13, 2018: Baltimore, OH 43105
The Liberty Union Lions baseball team scored 3 runs and limited the visiting Amanda-Clearcreek Aces to 1 in the Lions league victory on Friday.
The Lions (4-7) will now prepare for their match against Olentangy Orange (Lewis Center, OH). The Pioneers go into the non-league match with a 3-6 record. In their last match, Olentangy Orange by Westerville South (Westerville, OH), 8-7, in a league match.
The Aces (1-6) will now prepare for their match against Circleville (Circleville, OH). The Tigers go into the Mid-State - Buckeye match with a 4-7 record.
acob Berlecamp pitched six shutout innings to lead the Liberty Union Lions to a 3-1 win over the Aces of Amanda Clearcreek. Berlecamp, a freshman, walked two and struck out six in his first varsity start to earn the first win of his high school career.
The Lions got all they would need off of Seth Lockard. The Lions collected five hits and three runs in the opening inning. Freshman second baseman Brody Poston singled and one out later went to third on Caleb Pecks bunt single. After Peck stole second, Cy Putnam singled home the first run of the game. With two out, Austin Young singled to score Peck to make it 2-0. With runners at first and second, Luke Slone singled to center for another two-out RBI and the Lions were off and running. However, Lockard starting locking down the Lions offense allowing just three Lions hits the rest of the way. Nick Congrove pitched the final two innings for the Lions to earn the save.