Boys Junior Varsity Baseball · Early Lead For Arcanum Seals Fate For Ansonia JV Baseball

Ansonia JV Baseball watched the game slip away early and couldn’t recover in a loss to Arcanum on Wednesday. Arcanum scored on a groundout by Burke, a single by Frazee, a double by Kendig, a single by Kessler, and a few defensive mishaps from Ansonia in the first inning.

The Tigers struggled to put runs on the board and had a tough time defensively containing Arcanum.

Arcanum got things moving in the first inning, when Burke grounded out, scoring one run. Arcanum added to the lead in the fourth inning. Arcanum big bats were led by Weaver, Frazee,Kessler, Flayler, Stout, and Hissong, all knocking in runs in the inning.

Weaver earned the victory on the mound for Arcanum. The ace allowed four hits and one run over five innings, striking out seven and walking one. Colton York took the loss for Ansonia.

Jared Schmitmeyer, York, Scottie Ritchie, and Gavin Kelch each collected one hit to lead the Tigers.