Josh Monroe threw a five hitter in Chaffey’s win over Parma Ohio 4-3, to leave Chaffey undefeated in the winners bracket of the USABF World Series.
Josh had only given up two hits going into the seventh inning with eight strike outs and in one stretch had retired 14 straight hitters.
Parma scored one run in the top of the 1st in a base on balls and a single, Chaffey came back in the bottom of the second when Beb Mummy walked and was wild-pithed into third, Derek Snell singled into right to score Ben, Stan Nicholl doubled into right to score Derek and give Chaffey a 3-1 lead. Derek had two RBI’s for the game and scored one run.
In the bottom of the fourth Nic Crosta and Ben Mummy had back to back singles, Derek Snell hit a ball into the hole that was mis-played allowing Nic to score and extend Chaffey’s lead to 4-1.
Parma came back in the seventh and had back to back sinlges, bunted the runners into second and third before Josh had an infield fly and struck out the last batter.
Josh Monroe was named the MVP for the game, his second such award in the tournament.
Chaffey plays tomorrow at San Diego State University at 5:00PM.