Elkhart Christian Academy fell behind early and couldn’t come back in a 16-1 loss to Bremen on Tuesday. Bremen scored on a single by Marty Manges, a single by Cale Brown, and a wild pitch during Phoenix Martin’s at bat in the first inning.
The Elkhart Christian Academy struggled to contain the high-powered offense of Bremen, giving up 16 runs.
Bremen got on the board in the first inning. Bremen scored two runs when Manges singled.
Bremen scored six runs in the third inning. The offensive firepower by Bremen was led by Shay Kyser, Mason Porter, Manges, Blake Dingus, and Ashton Shively, who all drove in runs.
Dawson Hickman earned the victory on the hill for Bremen. Hickman lasted five innings, allowing three hits and one run while striking out two.
Bremen tallied 13 hits in the game. Manges, Kyser, Martin, and Micah Burkholder all managed multiple hits for Bremen. Manges went 3-for-4 at the plate to lead Bremen in hits.
Shawn Oberholtzer took the loss for Elkhart Christian Academy . Oberholtzer went three innings, allowing 14 runs on nine hits and striking out one.
Isaac Leeper, Preston Stutzman, and Luke Schramm each collected one hit to lead Elkhart Christian Academy .
The Eagles travel to Culver Academy on Thursday before hosting Bethany Christian on Friday in conference action.