Opening Day 2021
Wednesday Night watched as the Southern Ohio Stars traveled to New Carlisle to take on the Dayton Tigers in a Wood Bat Classic for week 2 on the SOBF schedule.
The Stars took a 2 to 0 lead in the 1st, but the Tigers came back to tie it in the 2nd. The Stars put up 3 Runs in the 3rd while the Tigers only managed 2. The Stars lead was 5 to 4.
The big damage came in the 4th when the Stars put up 4 runs and the Tigers could not answer. Putting up 3 more in the 5th while the tiger clawed to get 1 for the Final score of 12 to 5. The Stars get there first win of the season even though, a inner divisional game still it feels good to get off the mat for one day.
Bryan Petry and Cameron Collins, reached base in all at bats, with Petry getting 3 hits. Codie Taylor, added 2 hits for himself while Nathan Pfeifer and Taylor reached base 3 times as well and both had 2 RBI's each.
Nate Harewood pick up the win for his team pitching 2 innings allowing 2 runs. Harewood also stole 2 bases in the victory.
Next up for the Stars is the tough task of taking on the Springfield Angels , before returning to the MVABL to take on the Redlegs at Middletown Madison on Sunday the 16th of May.