Maryland High School Baseball - Kent Island loses to DecaturApril 6, 2018: Stevensville, MD 21666
The Kent Island Buccaneers baseball team (Stevensville, MD), was overwhelmed 8-4 in Friday's non-league outing with the visiting Decatur Seahawks (Berlin, MD)
The Seahawks now hold a 4-1 record. They put it on the line next when they travel to Wicomico for a Bayside - South outing on Monday, April 9. Decatur will confront a Indians team coming off a 8-7 league loss to North Caroline (Ridgely, MD). The Indians record now stands at 0-9.
Next, the Buccaneers confront the Colonel Richardson Colonels (Federalsburg, MD) in a Bayside - North outing, on Monday, April 9. Kent Island will attempt to advance on its 3-4 season record. The Colonels go into the outing with a 7-1 record after their 13-0 non-league win over Pocomoke (Pocomoke, MD).
Kent Island Buccaneers Varsity Falls To Decatur
Kent Island opened up scoring in the second inning, when Cooper Fulton hit a solo homer.
Kent Island notched three runs in the fifth inning. Kent Island's big bats in the inning were led by a single by Jarod Pezzano, a sac fly by Austin Horney, and a groundout by Brody Taylor.
Decatur scored five runs in the fifth inning. The offensive firepower by Decatur was led by #17 and #1, all driving in runs in the inning.
#10 led things off on the hill for Decatur. He lasted four innings, allowing five hits and four runs while striking out nine.
Hunter Griebel toed the rubber for Kent Island Buccaneers Varsity. He went four and a third innings, allowing eight runs on six hits and striking out three. Pezzano and Brandon Austin entered the game from the bullpen, throwing two and a third innings and one-third of an inning respectively.
Decatur mashed two home runs on the day. #7 went deep in t