Friday, August 19, 2016

Great Lakes Region Powers Past Southwest Region, 11-1

An impressive two-way performance from
Devin Obee led Great Lakes to a 11-1 win
Devin Obee led Great Lakes to a 11-1 win Friday over Southwest, as Obee came up huge at the dish and on the mound.

Obee did his best to jumpstart the offense for Great Lakes, reaching base three times. He scored three runs and had one RBI. He homered in the fourth inning and singled in the fifth inning.

Obee baffled Southwest, striking out seven batters. Obee allowed one earned run on three hits and two walks over five innings.

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Great Lakes beat Southwest thanks to nine hits, including two extra base hits. Great Lakes scored five runs in the fifth on Great Lakes scored in the fifth on an error, an RBI single by Spencer Newman, , an error, and an RBI single by Turner Nottmeier.

Dominic Tellis was solid at the plate for Southwest. Tellis went 1-3, drove in one and scored one run. He homered in the first inning.

Great Lakes didn't relinquish the lead after scoring three runs in the first inning when it scored on two singles.

Great Lakes tacked on another two runs in the second. A error scored Obee to start the scoring in the inning.

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