Friday’s game against Bethany Christian was a heartbreaker for Elkhart Christian Academy , as they lost the lead late in a 4-1 defeat. The game was tied at one with Bethany Christian batting in the top of the sixth when Tyson Chupp singled on a 3-2 count, scoring one run.
Elkhart Christian Academy fired up the offense in the first inning. Gabe Kahl singled on a 3-2 count, scoring one run.
Bethany Christian evened things up at one in the top of the third inning when Tyson Miller singled on the first pitch of the at bat, scoring one run.
Tony Moser was credited with the victory for Bethany Christian. The pitcher went seven innings, allowing one run on two hits, striking out 12 and walking zero.
Matthew Elmerick threw a gem but took the loss for Elkhart Christian Academy . The right hander surrendered two runs on five hits over six innings, striking out nine.
Kahl and Elmerick each managed one hit to lead Elkhart Christian Academy .
The Eagle face off, once more, Saturday at 10AM at Bethany in the series grudge match.