Lowell Red Arrows Varsity stayed in it until the end, but Traverse City West pulled away late in a 6-4 victory on Wednesday. The game was tied at four with Traverse City West batting in the top of the eighth when Brown grounded out, scoring one run.
Lowell Red Arrows Varsity got on the board in the first inning when Austin Whaley doubled on a 0-2 count, scoring one run.
In the top of the seventh inning, Traverse City West tied things up at four when an error scored three runs for Traverse City West.
Traverse City West scored three runs in the seventh inning. Traverse City West scored its runs on a passed ball by Hayes.
#2 was credited with the victory for Traverse City West. He allowed one hit and zero runs over two innings, striking out two and walking zero.
Travis Cornell took the loss for Lowell Red Arrows Varsity. He surrendered three runs on three hits over two innings, walking one.
Pierce started the game for Traverse City West. He surrendered four runs on four hits over six innings, striking out six. Garrett Pratt started the game for Lowell Red Arrows Varsity. He lasted five innings, allowing two hits and one run while striking out seven and walking one.
Lowell Red Arrows Varsity collected five hits on the day. Jordan Dent and Whaley all managed multiple hits for Lowell Red Arrows Varsity. Whaley and Dent each collected two hits to lead Lowell Red Arrows Varsity.
Dekuipers went 2-for-5 at the plate to lead Traverse City West in hits.