The Edmond Sun

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April 7, 2013

Edmond wins Mayor’s Cup over Moore in Bricktown

Memorial, Santa Fe win; Westmoore clips North 3-2

EDMOND —  

Edmond’s high school baseball teams won the Mayor’s Cup Saturday at the Bricktown Ball Park, taking two of three games against teams from Moore.

Santa Fe topped Southmoore, 5-1, while Memorial beat Moore, 7-2; defending champions North dropped a tight 3-2 contest to Westmoore.

SANTA FE 5, SOUTHMOORE 1

Santa Fe used four pitchers and a big day from center fielder Jacob Jerome to get by Southmoore.

The Wolves started scoring early, when Daniel Costello hit a sacrifice grounder in the first inning that scored Jerome. Santa Fe starting pitcher Andrew Sanderson retired the side in order in the bottom of the inning, and the Wolves put another run across in the second inning when Quin Walbergh singled to center, scoring Garrett Greenwood and Jerome to give Santa Fe a 3-0 lead.

Tanner Kliewer took the mound for Santa Fe in the third and retired the side after allowing an unearned run on a batter who reached on an error. Kliewer sat the Sabercats down in order in the fourth.

The Wolves put over another run in the sixth, when a Costello single again scored Jerome, and completed the scoring in the seventh when, with Jerome at the plate, Sam Endicott scored on a Southmoore error. Taylor Schoonover and Connor Sweeney wrapped up the pitching duties in the final three innings for the Wolves.

Jerome was 2-for-4 with three runs and Costello had two RBIs to lead Santa Fe.

 

MEMORIAL 7, MOORE 2

The Bulldogs put a run on the board in each of the first three innings before sealing the deal with four runs in the fifth and sixth frames against Moore.

The ’Dogs manufactured their first run as leadoff batter Hunter Schellhardt was hit by a pitch, stole second, advanced to third on a grounder and scored on a passed ball.

After the Lions answered with a run of their own in the bottom of the first, the Bulldogs again hustled for a score in the second when Cole Caldwell walked, stole second, advanced on a Garett Hill ground-out and scored on a dropped third strike to Steven Jones.

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