NEW BUFFALO — The Bridgman High School baseball team took two (by 14-0 and 11-1 scores) in New Buffalo on April 25.
The Bees scored on an error, a fielder’s choice by Henry Branch, another error, and a stolen base by Dylan Reisig in the first inning of the opener.
Donnie Necas earned the victory, allowing two hits and zero runs while striking out seven and walking one in five innings.
Avery Lonske took the loss for New Buffalo Bison Varsity. He lasted four and two-thirds innings, allowing eight hits and 13 runs while striking out one and walking one.
O’Donnell led New Buffalo Bison Varsity with two hits in two at bats.
Branch went 3-for-4 at the plate to lead the Bees in hits.
Bridgman scored eight runs in the fifth inning of game two. Russell, Nate Necas, Fisher Spessard, Andrew Pliley, Donnie Necas, and Henry Branch each had RBIs in the big inning.
Jayce Warren was credited with the victory, allowing zero runs on two hits, striking out seven and walking zero in four innings. Spessard threw one inning in relief out of the bullpen.
Hofstetter, Tucker Morse, and Ben O’Donnell all had one hit to lead New Buffalo Bison Varsity.
Necas went 2-for-4 at the plate to lead Bridgman.
New Buffalo swept past Lake Michigan Catholic by 13-5 and 12-6 tallies on April 23.
The Bison put up four runs in the fourth inning of the opener as Michael Flick singled, Joe Wick drove in a run and Ben O’Donnell hit onto an error
Tucker Morse was credited with the victory, yielding six hits and five runs over six and two-thirds innings while striking out 14. Andrew Hofstetter threw one-third of an inning in relief out of the bullpen.
New Buffalo collected 14 hits with Tucker Morse, Hofstetter, Joe Wick, O’Donnell, and Ben Coffeen each getting multiple hits.
Flick was credited with the victory for New Buffalo Bison Varsity. He allowed zero hits and zero runs over two and a third innings, striking out six and walking one.
O’Donnell started the game, yielding two hits and six runs over four and two-thirds innings, striking out three.