Foster Baseball sealed up the Area Championship victory Friday night in Weimar in a two game win over Dripping Springs. Here is the recap of both games:
Thursday 5/10: Foster (7) vs. Dripping Springs (5)
Matthew O’Driscoll was the winning pitcher for Foster Baseball. He allowed three hits and four runs over five innings, striking out seven and walking one. Connor Korczynski threw two innings in relief out of the bullpen. Korczynski recorded the last six outs to earn the save for Foster. Foster tallied one home run on the day. Cade Sitka went deep in the seventh inning. Foster tallied seven hits on the day. Limas and Sitka each had two hits to lead Foster Falcon Varsity.
Friday 5/11: Foster (4) vs. Dripping Springs (3)
Foster Baseball pulled away for good with four runs in the fourth inning. In the fourth Nathan Koch’s wild pitch allowed two runs to score for Foster, Christian Martinezsingled on a 3-2 count, scoring one run, and Hunter Genenbacher singled on a 1-0 count, scoring one run. Cade Sitka took the win for Foster Falcon Varsity. He surrendered two runs on five hits over four innings, striking out two. Tate Hackler and Connor Korczynski entered the game out of the bullpen and helped to close out the game in relief. Korczynski recorded the last three outs to earn the save for Foster. Sitka led Foster Falcon Varsity with two hits in two at bats.
Foster Baseball advances to the Regional Quarter-Finals with game information TBD.