Chaffey outlasted the Firestone Rangers 6-4 to take third in the National Prep Invitational Tournament yesterday at the U.W.
In the bottom of the first Matt Hague singled into left and stole second, Jake Beattiger drew a walk with both Matt and Jake scoring on Mark Gegax’s triple into left center giving Chaffey a 2-0 lead. Matt went 2-for-2 for the game with 2-runs scored.
Chaffey added four more runs in the second with back to back walks to Brett Bielec and Brandon Howard, Matt Hague singled to load the basesm Kevin COrrigan drew a base on balls to force in Brett, Trevor Petersen also walked bringing Brandon home, Mark Gegax was hit-by-pitch scoring Matt, Brad Fattore singled scoirng Kevin to give Chaffey a 6-0 lead. Firestone came back in the sixth and scored four runs.
Ian Harrington threw the first fouir innings not allowing a run to score and only allowing four hits. Ian Frost came in and threw the fifth inning, with Andrew Pass and Aaron Bronson combining to close out the game.