Sarasota JV v Inspiration Academy, 11-4
Sarasota sailed to an easy victory over Inspiration Academy 11-4 on Saturday.
Sarasota got on the board in the first inning when Rex Smith doubled on a 0-1 count, scoring one run.
Inspiration Academy knotted the game up at three in the top of the third inning. Burrows drove in one when Burrows singled.
Sarasota pulled away for good with three runs in the fourth inning. In the fourth Luke Binswanger doubled on a 1-0 count, scoring one run and Tanner Crump singled on the first pitch of the at bat, scoring two runs.
Sarasota scored five runs in the sixth inning. Crump, Bernard Barnes, and Alex Barnes each had RBIs in the big inning.
Alex Reichel led things off on the hill for Sarasota. The hurler surrendered three runs on seven hits over four innings, walking zero.
Mariano was on the mound for Inspiration Academy. The pitcher surrendered six runs on seven hits over four and two-thirds innings, striking out one. Harvey threw one and one-third innings out of the bullpen.
Sarasota collected 13 hits. Smith, Crump, Barnes, Binswanger, and Barnes all managed multiple hits for Sarasota. Smith led Sarasota with three hits in four at bats.
Inspiration Academy racked up eight hits in the game. Wagner, Burrows, and Hermida each had multiple hits for Inspiration Academy.