The Clinton Herald, Clinton, Iowa

April 15, 2013

Tichler leads Fulton to split

Herald Staff Report
Traverse City Record-Eagle

---- — WARREN, Ill. — Colin Tichler doubled, tripled and drove in two runs to help Fulton beat Warren 9-6 in the first game of a non-conference high school baseball doubleheader Saturday.

Warren came back and earned the split with an 8-2 win in Game 2.

The Steamers scored four runs in the top of the fourth inning in the opener to go ahead 6-3. Warren pulled within 6-5, but Fulton added two more runs in the sixth.

Panthers split

ROCK FALLS — Erie/Prophetstown scored five runs in the top of the seventh inning and beat Rock Falls 8-7 on Saturday in the first game of a non-conference baseball doubleheader. The Rockets blanked the Panthers 14-0 in Game 2.

Zach Hart drove in four runs in the first game, in which Erie/Prophetstown trailed 7-3 entering the seventh inning.

Hart’s one-out double tied the score at 6-6, then a groundout by Owen McConnell put Erie/Prophetstown ahead to stay.

Winning pitcher Ethan Howard (3-1) struck out four batters over the final two innings, including the side in the bottom of the seventh.

FULTON 9, WARREN 6

Fulton 110 402 1 — 9 8 3

Warren 102 201 0 — 6 6 5

2B — Fulton (Tichler, Dail, E. Jones, Huff). 3B — Fulton (Tichler). RBIs — Fulton (Tichler 2, Dail, E. Jones, WIlliams); Warren (Fox, Cox, Baltierra, Heidenreich).

WARREN 8, FULTON 2

Fulton 000 000 2 — 2 5 6

Warren 240 002 x — 8 9 3

No details available

ERIE/PROPHETSTOWN 8, ROCK FALLS 7

Erie/P’town 000 003 5 — 8 8 1

Rock Falls 010 141 0 — 7 13 0

Howard (3-1) and Inskeep; Hippen and Mammosser. Multiple hits — Erie/Prophetstown (Hart 2, Howard 2); Rock Falls (Huycke 2, Armoska 3, Anderson 2, Velazquez 2). 2B — Erie/Prophetstown (Hart, McConnell); Rock Falls (Donaho, Nelson). RBIs — Erie/Prophetstown (Chandler, Meadows, Hart 4, McConnell 2); Rock Falls (Dohaho 2, Armoska, Hippen, Anderson).

ROCK FALLS 14, ERIE/PROPHETSTOWN 0

Erie/P’town 000 00 — 0 2 1

Rock Falls 411 8x — 14 10 1

Ames and Inskeep, Patton; Nelson and Jones. Multiple hits — Rock Falls (Huycke 2, Mammosser 2, Jones 2). 2B — Rock Falls (Donoho, Armoska). RBIs — Rock Falls (Jones, Huycke, Donaho, Nelson, Armoska 2, Mammosser 2, Matznick).