Boys Varsity Baseball · Baseball Earns First Victory of Season

The Adams Baseball team earned their first victory of the season on Monday evening when they went on the road to Walkerton to take on the Glenn Falcons. It was a near perfect game for the Eagles as they defeated the Falcons 7-0.

The team took an early lead in the first inning. Jacaar Watkins would start things off with a single, putting the first Eagle on base. Watkins would go on to score with Zac Gray up  to bat. Gray would also go on to score after a wild pitch by the Falcons.

The Eagles were hot in the third inning. Gray got things started for the team after he was hit by a pitch. Ben Thompson followed him to the plate, hitting a double. Quintin Ruscio Atkinson would walk, loading the bases for the Eagles. Singles from Broke Notestine, Josh Allen, Carsen Sult, and Bryce Martens allowed the Eagles to take the 6-0 lead.

Adams would score its final run in the 7th inning, when Trevon Fonseca, in for Brock Notestine would score after a sacrifice fly from Watkins.

Evan Kroll was the winning pitcher for Adams, pitching 5 complete innings while striking out four.

Zac Gray and Ben Thompson both hit doubles. It was a team effort for the Eagles in getting runs in. Gray had 3 RBIs, Notestine, Thompson and Martens each had two, and Sult, Atkinson, Watkins, Brendon Foster and Josh Allen each had one.

The Eagles begin Northern Indiana Conference play 1-0 and have an overall record of 1-2 so far this season.

Adams will play again on Wednesday evening when they take on the South Bend St Joseph Indians at home.