Michigan High School Baseball - Algonac defeats Croswell-LexingtonMay 22, 2012: Algonac, MI 48001
The Algonac Muskrats (Algonac, MI) baseball trounced the visiting Croswell-Lexington Pioneers (Croswell, MI), 11-3 in Tuesday's league contest.
Coming up next, the Muskrats encounter the Landmark Academy (Kimball, MI) in a non-league contest, on Thursday, May 24. Algonac will attempt to better on its 12-11 season record.
The Pioneers now sport a 1-3 record. They play next when they host Lakeville for a non-league contest on Thursday, May 24. Croswell-Lexington will encounter a Falcons squad coming off a 9-8 non-league loss to Millington (Millington, MI). The Falcons record now stands at 0-2.
Win number 6 in a row and 7 out of 8 was another impressive effort. Cros-Lex has a really good team and a great program, but this night was owned by the Muskrats. A tremendous effort by Ryan Pate silenced the Pioneer bats. He struck out 15 batters while scattering 3 hits and no earned runs. Once again, the Muskrats spread 11 hits among 8 different batters. Alex May and Jonathan Moreton were both 2 for 4 and Brendon Gutzeit was 2 for 3.