Hitter and Pitcher of the Day, Friday June 7

Within the five games from last night, we had a game with two grand slams, a pitcher who struck out 11 in only 4 innings, a walk-off home run, and a couple 4-hit games…

Results

  • Winchester 13, New Market 2
  • Charlottesville 7, Waynesboro 2
  • Strasburg 5, Purcellville 4 (10 innings)
  • Front Royal 14, Woodstock 9
  • Covington 3, Harrisonburg 1

Hitter of the Day

Today it’s Front Royal’s Dylan Menhennett, from West Florida, who went 4-5, with 4 runs, 3 RBIs, a walk , and a stolen base. Dylan is off to a hot start this summer; he’s hitting 370/469/444 in his first 27 at-bats (and 6 hits in his last 10 at-bats). Dylan hit 263/339/410 in 156 at-bats for West Florida this spring.

Others of Note

  • Jeremiah Boyd, Winchester: 3-6, 4 RBIs, 2B
  • Jimmy Goldsmith, Winchester: 3-4, 2 runs, RBI, BB, 2B
  • Loren Franck, Winchester: 4-5, 3 runs, 2 RBIs, 2B, SB
  • Jose Gutierrez, Purcellville: 3-5, BB
  • Jacob Stanley, Purcellville: 1-3, 2 runs, RBI, 2 BB, HR, SB
  • Josiah Ortiz, Strasburg: Walk-off pinch hit home run
  • Cody Warner, Woodstock: 2-4, run, 2 RBIs, BB
  • Andrew Puglielli, Woodstock: 3-6, 2 runs
  • Patrick Baggett, Front Royal: 2-5, 2 runs, RBI, BB
  • Carson Bell, Front Royal: 1-3, 2 runs, 2 RBIs, 3 BB, HR, SB
  • Derek Orndorff, Front Royal: Grand slam
  • Levi Leisenning, Front Royal: 3-4, 3 runs
  • Aiden Nagle, Woodstock: 3-6, run, 4 RBIs, grand slam
  • Caleb Ward, Woodstock: 2-4, 2 RBIs, BB, HBP, SB
  • Domenic Boselli, Covington: 3-4, run, SB

Pitcher of the Day

The pitcher with the best game score last night is Covington’s Riley Davis, from UAB. Riley threw 7 excellent innings against Harrisonburg, allowing 5 hits, 1 unearned run, 1 walk, and striking out 7. He earned the win and a game score of 71, which is tied for the second best this season so far. He’s 1-0, 0.75 in 12 innings so far this summer, and went 4-1, 5.13 in 52 2/3 innings in school this spring.

Others of Note

  • Jonathan Pintaro, Winchester: 4 IP, 1 H, 0 R, 2 BB, 11 K’s (11 of his 12 outs came by strikeout!) (game score of 69)
  • Cody Boone, Winchester: 3 IP, 1 H, 0 R, 0 BB, 4 K’s
  • Bailey Wimberley, Waynesboro: 4 IP, 1 H, 0 R, 0 BB, 3 K’s
  • Carden Mellown, Charlottesville: 4 Ip, 4 H, 0 R, 0 BB, 1 K, win (55)
  • Jack Friedman, Charlottesville: 3 IP 1 H, 0 R, 0 BB, 4 K’s

Tonight’s Games

  • New Market at Front Royal (7 PM)
  • Winchester at Strasburg (7 PM)
  • Purcellville at Woodstock (7 PM)
  • Waynesboro at Covington (7 PM)
  • Harrisonburg at Staunton (730 PM)

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