May 27th, 2016
The Barnum Bombers kicked off their Section 5A playoffs with a victory over East Central, 12-1 on Thursday night in a 5 inning game
Chris Carlson got the victory for the Bombers, throwing a no-hitter while allowing 1 run on 4 consecutive walks in the 1st inning. He struck out 11 batters in his 5 innings pitched. Hunter Lake went 2-3 with a home run and 2 RBI’s, while teammate Colton Ziegler went 3-3 with two doubles and 3 RBI’s.
The Bombers are now 10-9 on the year and will advance to play the top-seeded Hinckley-Finlayson Jaguars on May 31st in Hinckley with the first pitch coming at 7pm.
The East Central Eagles end their season with a 7-8 record.
Tyler Peterson can be contacted at firstname.lastname@example.org