Aynor Blue Jackets Varsity watched the game slip away early and couldn’t recover in a 6-0 loss to North Myrtle Beach on Tuesday. North Myrtle Beach scored on a single by Austin Fine in the first inning, a fielder’s choice by Garrett Perlstein in the first inning, and a single by Dalton Simpson in the second inning.
The Aynor Blue Jackets Varsity struggled to put runs on the board and had a tough time defensively containing North Myrtle Beach, giving up six runs.
North Myrtle Beach got things started in the first inning when Fine singled on the first pitch of the at bat, scoring one run.
One bright spot for Aynor Blue Jackets Varsity was a double by Jason Duke in the third inning.
Simpson earned the victory on the pitcher’s mound for North Myrtle Beach. He lasted three innings, allowing one hit and zero runs while striking out five. Chase Hudson, River Newman, and Justin Schwind all put in work on the pitcher’s mound in relief out of the bullpen, steering their team towards the victory.
Seth Ward took the loss for Aynor Blue Jackets Varsity. He surrendered five runs on five hits over three innings, striking out two.
Spencer Sarvis, Duke, and Ward all had one hit to lead Aynor Blue Jackets Varsity.
North Myrtle Beach racked up nine hits in the game. Simpson and Cole Gasque each had multiple hits for North Myrtle Beach. North Myrtle Beach was sure-handed and didn’t commit a single error. Fine made the most plays with 13.
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