Tuesday, April 18, 2017
West Lafayette High School
Lafayette Central Catholic High School
Lafayette Central Catholic (12-0, 4-0 in Hoosier Conference) defeated West Lafayette 9-5 Tuesday evening at Gordon Leming Field. Jake Marin struck out five Devils and gave up no runs in 4 2/3 innings of relief work to pick up his fourth win on the season.
Dawson Skees’ two run single in the first inning and Ben Metzinger and Ben Tharp’s back to back home runs in the Knights half of the third inning paced the offense. Luke Schrader, Metzinger, Tharp and Ben Berenda had two hits apiece.
The second game of the Conference series will be played Wednesday at Bob Friend Field.
Lafayette Central Catholic