Lowell Red Arrows Varsity fell behind early and couldn’t come back in a 12-1 loss to Forest Hills Central on Monday. Forest Hills Central took the lead on a groundout in the first inning.
The Lowell Red Arrows Varsity struggled to contain the high-powered offense of Forest Hills Central, giving up 12 runs.
Forest Hills Central opened up scoring in the first inning.
Forest Hills Central scored seven runs in the fourth inning. Forest Hills Central batters contributing to the big inning included Tellier, Peliotes, Doolittle, Irish, and Tellier, all driving in runs in the inning.
Doolittle led things off on the pitcher’s mound for Forest Hills Central. He surrendered one run on three hits over five innings, striking out eight.
Garrett Pratt was on the pitcher’s mound for Lowell Red Arrows Varsity. He allowed six hits and 12 runs over three and a third innings, striking out five. Nick Weston threw two-thirds of an inning in relief out of the bullpen.
Josh Hackstedt, Brady Douma, and Jackson Helder each collected one hit to lead Lowell Red Arrows Varsity.
Forest Hills Central tallied seven hits in the game. Peliotes and Irish all had multiple hits for Forest Hills Central. Peliotes went 3-for-4 at the plate to lead Forest Hills Central in hits.