Wednesday's game against Swanzey was a heartbreaker for LYBA, as they lost the lead late in a 3-2 defeat coming in as the runner ups. The game was tied at one with Swanzey batting in the bottom of the fourth when #3 doubled on the first pitch of the at bat, scoring one run.
The pitching was strong on both sides. Swanzey pitchers struck out 11, while LYBA sat down ten.
LYBA got on the board in the first inning. LYBA scored one run when Andrew B singled.
Swanzey knotted the game up at one in the bottom of the first inning. #2 singled on a 2-2 count, scoring one run.
Swanzey pulled away for good with two runs in the fourth inning. In the fourth #1 singled on a 0-1 count, scoring one run.
#50 was the winning pitcher for Swanzey. They surrendered one run on three hits over three innings, striking out seven. #30 threw three innings in relief out of the bullpen. #30 recorded the last nine outs to earn the save for Swanzey.
Mason B took the loss for LYBA. They allowed eight hits and three runs over five innings, striking out ten and walking one.
Mason, Bryce P, Andrew, Camren G, and Ben C all had one hit to lead LYBA.
Swanzey collected eight hits on the day. #30 and #2 each managed multiple hits for Swanzey.