High Scoring Game Leaves Molalla Indians Overtaken By Seaside (Loss) 0-1
Molalla Indians out-hit Seaside eight to seven, but it wasn’t enough in a 9-7 loss on Wednesday
Molalla Indians collected eight hits and Seaside had seven in the high-scoring affair.
Seaside took an early lead in the first inning. A sacrifice bunt by Asher Landweir scored two runs for Seaside.
After Molalla Indians scored one run in the top of the third, Seaside answered with one of their own.
Molalla Indians scored when Linden Mackenzie singled on the first pitch of the at bat, scoring one run.
Seaside then answered when Kolten Jordan induced Brayden Johnson to hit into a fielder’s choice, but one run scored.
Seaside took the lead for good with one run in the fourth inning.
Mathew Roark started the game for Molalla Indians. He went two innings, allowing four runs on two hits. Jordan threw four innings out of the bullpen. Molalla Indians totaled eight hits. Jeff Larsen, Braden Hibbs, and Mackenzie each managed multiple hits for Molalla Indians. Mackenzie, Hibbs, and Larsen all had two hits to lead Molalla.
Molalla Indians Hitters
2B: Braden Hibbs
3B: Braden Hibbs, Jeff Larsen
TB: Braden Hibbs 5, Brandon Palmer, Jeff Larsen 4, Aj Deardorff, Linden Mackenzie 2
RBI: Jeff Larsen 2, Damian Pingo 2, Aj Deardorff, Linden Mackenzie
HBP: Braden Hibbs
SB: Mathew Roark, Matt Stephens
Molalla Indians Pitchers
Losing Pitcher – Kolten Jordan (0-1)
Molalla Indians Walks Away Victorious Over Scio in High-Scoring Game
13-6 (Win) 1-1
Bats were blistered as Molalla Indians defeated Scio 13-6 on Thursday.
Scio fired up the offense in the first inning with a walk an scoring 1 run.
After Molalla Indians scored two runs in the top of the sixth, Scio answered with two of their own.
Molalla Indians scored when Braden Hibbs singled on a 0-1 count, scoring one run.
Scio then answered when Ron Spring singled on a 2-1 count, scoring two runs.
Molalla Indians pulled away for good with five runs in the fourth inning.
In the fourth Brandon Palmer doubled on a 1-0 count, scoring two runs, Jeff Larsen singled on a 1-0 count, scoring one run, and Linden Mackenzie's sac fly scored one run for Molalla Indians.
Palmer was the winning pitcher for Molalla Indians. He allowed four hits and two runs over five innings, striking out seven.
Larsen went 2-for-3 at the plate to lead Molalla Indians in hits. Molalla Indians stole 16 bases during the game as six players stole more than one. Damian Pingo led the way with three.
SB: Braden Hibbs, Mathew Roark 2, Brandon Palmer, Jeff Larsen 2, Casey Brooks 2, Kolten Jordan 2, Damian Pingo 3, Matt Stephens 2, Linden Mackenzie
CS: Mathew Roark
Molalla Indians Pitchers
Winning Pitcher – Brandon Palmer (1-0)
Molalla Indians Defeats Cottage Grove in Low-Scoring Affair (Win) 2-1
Both teams were strong on the mound Friday, but Molalla Indians defeated Cottage Grove 2-1. Damian Pingo allowed just two hits to Cottage Grove.
Molalla Indians got things moving in the first inning. Pingo grounded out, scoring one run.
Pingo led the Molalla Indians to victory on the pitcher's mound. He allowed two hits and one run over seven innings, striking out five. took the loss for Cottage Grove. He surrendered two runs on two John Lotts took the loss giving up 6 hits over five innings, striking out four.
Linden Mackenzie and Jeff Larsen all had one hit to lead Molalla Indians.
TB: Jeff Larsen, Linden Mackenzie
RBI: Kolten Jordan, Damian Pingo
SAC: Aj Deardorff
FC: Braden Hibbs
HBP: Mathew Roark, Matt Stephens
GIDP: Braden Hibbs, Mathew Roark
Molalla Indians Pitchers
Winning Pitcher – Damian Pingo (1-0)
4-Hit Day for Hibbs As Molalla Indians Skirts Past Stayton (Win 3-1)
Braden Hibbs had a busy day at the plate on Monday, smacking four hits in Molalla Indians's 17-6 victory over Stayton. Hibbs singled in the first, doubled in the third, doubled in the fifth, and singled in the sixth.
Both offenses were strong at the plate as Molalla Indians collected 16 hits and Stayton six in the high-scoring affair.
Molalla Indians got on the board in the first inning. Kolten Jordan was hit by a pitch, driving in a run.
Molalla Indians put up seven runs in the third inning. Damian Pingo, Brandon Palmer, Aj Deardorff, Jeff Larsen, Hibbs, and Pingo each had RBIs in the big inning.
Jordan took the win for Molalla Indians. He allowed four hits and three runs over four innings, striking out one. Mathew Roark and Larsen entered the game out of the bullpen and helped to close out the game in relief.
Molalla Indians saw the ball well today, racking up 16 hits in the game. Hibbs, Roark, Larsen, Linden Mackenzie, and Pingo all managed multiple hits for Molalla Indians. Hibbs led Molalla Indians with four hits in five at bats.
2B: Braden Hibbs 2, Linden Mackenzie
TB: Braden Hibbs 6, Mathew Roark 2, Brandon Palmer, Jeff Larsen 2, Kolten Jordan, Damian Pingo 2, Matt Stephens, Aj Deardorff, Linden Mackenzie 3
RBI: Braden Hibbs 2, Mathew Roark 3, Brandon Palmer, Jeff Larsen 2, Kolten Jordan, Damian Pingo 2, Dylan Wynn, Matt Stephens, Aj Deardorff, Linden Mackenzie