- DISTRICT BASEBALL - Hounds Win Over Fairfield 3-1
The FM Bloodhound varsity boy’s baseball team traveled to Fairfield Monday night, July 22nd to play in the District Championship game against the Fairfield Trojans. The Hounds came out on top for the evening winning 3-1 to advance to the Substate game which will be held this Wednesday, July 24th in Ottumwa. The Hounds were able to get on the scoreboard early…leading 1-0 in the first and added two more in the second inning making it 3-0 which proved to be enough in the end. Fairfield managed to get 1 run across the plate making the final score 3-1. Some pictures of the Hounds in action can be found in the Photo Gallery! Hound Highlights were: Miles Wentzien was the winning pitcher. He gave up 4 hits and struck out 10 batters. Jacob Riley's RBI single scoring John Nagel. Billy Coppage scoring on a wild pitch. Ryan Snaadt scored from David Guzman's fly out to right field when they(Fairfield) decided to force out Tate Pumphrey at first base.
Fairfield 000 010 0 -- 1 4 3
Hounds 120 000 x -- 3 1 0