Oskaloosa Indians Varsity jumped out to an early lead over Centerville and took home a 9-4 victory on Wednesday. Oskaloosa Indians Varsity scored on a groundout by Aiden North in the first inning, a single by Colin Snitker in the first inning, a double by Alex Christ in the first inning, a double by North in the second inning, a double by Landon Briggs in the second inning, a single by Christ in the second inning, a walk by Wyatt Grubb in the second inning, and a walk by Aiden Hildenbrand in the second inning.
Oskaloosa Indians Varsity scored five runs in the second inning. North, Briggs, Christ, Grubb, and Hildenbrand each drove in runs during the inning.
Hildenbrand pitched Oskaloosa Indians Varsity to victory. The ace lasted five and a third innings, allowing nine hits and three runs while striking out one. Kamden Criss threw one and two-thirds innings in relief out of the bullpen.
Myles Clawson led things off on the mound for Centerville. Clawson allowed six hits and six runs over one and two-thirds innings, striking out two and walking one. Korey Shondel and Owen Williams entered the game as relief, throwing four innings and one-third of an inning respectively.
Oskaloosa Indians Varsity tallied 12 hits. Briggs, Christ, and Snitker all managed multiple hits for Oskaloosa Indians Varsity. Christ and Briggs each managed three hits to lead Oskaloosa Indians Varsity.
Centerville scattered 13 hits in the game. Shondel, Sabin Esaias, Brody Tuttle, and Merrick Mathews all had multiple hits for Centerville. Shondel went 3-for-4 at the plate to lead Centerville in hits.