John Ackerman and Foster Conis combined for 6 hits, 6 RBI's, and 6 runs to lead No. 3 Frankfort (AA) to a 11-4 victory over Fairmont Senior.
John Ackerman and Foster Conis combined for 6 hits, 6 RBI's, and 6 runs to lead Frankfort to a 11-4 victory over Fairmont Senior.
Frankfort jumped out to a 5-0 lead, thanks to Zach Whitacre scoring 1 run in the first inning off of a Blake Wasson fielder's choice, and 4 runs in the second inning 2 off of walks, 2 off of errors. Fairmont Senior scored 1 run in the top of the 3rd, but Frankfort responded immediately by scoring 3 runs in the bottom of the 3rd inning, to make the score 8-1. Frankfort added to their lead in the bottom of the 4th, with a Foster Conis double and a John Ackerman single to drive in both runs.
Zach Whitacre was the winning pitcher of record for the Falcons throwing 5 innings, 104 pitches, with 7 strikeouts, giving up 5 hits, 3 walks, and 2 runs.
Next up for No. 3 Frankfort (AA) 9-4, is a doubleheader on April 18th, against Moorefield with the first pitch scheduled for 4:30pm.