Game Summaries & Headlines.
Oakton Cougars Varsity Nabs Win Over James Madison Despite Early 5-Run Inning
- Game Date
- Apr 14, 2022
- COUGARS: 8
- Oakton Cougars Varsity weathered a push by James Madison in the fourth inning where Oakton Cougars Varsity coughed up five runs, but Oakton Cougars Varsity still won 8-6 on Thursday. The big inning for James Madison came thanks to a single by M Lewis and a sacrifice fly by C Barry.
- Oakton Cougars Varsity collected seven hits and James Madison had four in the high-scoring affair.
- Oakton Cougars Varsity got things moving in the second inning. An error scored one run for Oakton Cougars Varsity.
- Oakton Cougars Varsity took the lead for good with five runs in the fourth inning. In the fourth Ryan Sleight grounded out, scoring one run, Will Dornbusch doubled on a 2-0 count, scoring two runs, and an error scored one run for Oakton Cougars Varsity.
- Sleight led things off on the pitcher's mound for Oakton Cougars Varsity. The fireballer lasted four innings, allowing four hits and six runs while striking out one.
- C Barry was on the hill for James Madison. The hurler lasted three and a third innings, allowing five hits and six runs while striking out two. J Cassidy and S Harthun entered the game as relief, throwing two innings and two-thirds of an inning respectively.
- Dornbusch went 2-for-4 at the plate to lead Oakton Cougars Varsity in hits.