Mariners plate 7 runs in 9th to beat Locos


By Staff Reports - sports@limanews.com



Ottawa-Glandorf graduate Brad Croy (Bowling Green State University) pitches for the Lima Locos during Saturday’s game against Grand Lake at Simmons Field. See more game photos at LimaScores.com.

Ottawa-Glandorf graduate Brad Croy (Bowling Green State University) pitches for the Lima Locos during Saturday’s game against Grand Lake at Simmons Field. See more game photos at LimaScores.com.


Will Robertson (Creighton) bats for the Lima Locos during Saturday night’s game against Grand Lake at Simmons Field.

Will Robertson (Creighton) bats for the Lima Locos during Saturday night’s game against Grand Lake at Simmons Field.


The Locos’ Will Kilgore (Georgia State) circles the bases after hitting a home run Saturday night against Grand Lake at Simmons Field.


Lima Central Catholic graduate Colin Stolly (Ohio Wesleyan) bats for the Lima Locos during Saturday night’s game against Grand Lake at Simmons Field.


LIMA — Grand Lake broke open a 1-1 game by scoring seven runs in the top of the ninth for an 8-1 Great Lakes Summer Collegiate League victory Saturday night against the Locos at Simmons Field.

Joe Aeilts (Illinois State) and Blake Buckman (Louisiana Monroe) each homered for the Mariners. Grand Lake starting pitcher Tyler Hankins (Central Michigan) allowed a run on a homer by Will Kilgore (Georgia State), three hits and a walk while striking out six in a seven-inning outing. Winning pitcher Sam Rice (Ashland) allowed no runs, hits or walks while striking out two in two innings of relief.

Ottawa-Glandorf graduate Brad Croy (Bowling Green) allowed one run, one hit and walked four while striking out five in eight innings of work for the Locos. Teammate Jack Barrie (University of Northwestern Ohio) had a single and a double.

Ottawa-Glandorf graduate Brad Croy (Bowling Green State University) pitches for the Lima Locos during Saturday’s game against Grand Lake at Simmons Field. See more game photos at LimaScores.com.
https://www.limaohio.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/54/2017/06/web1_061717LocosMariners04cardinal.jpgOttawa-Glandorf graduate Brad Croy (Bowling Green State University) pitches for the Lima Locos during Saturday’s game against Grand Lake at Simmons Field. See more game photos at LimaScores.com.
Will Robertson (Creighton) bats for the Lima Locos during Saturday night’s game against Grand Lake at Simmons Field.
https://www.limaohio.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/54/2017/06/web1_061717LocosMariners01cardinal.jpgWill Robertson (Creighton) bats for the Lima Locos during Saturday night’s game against Grand Lake at Simmons Field.
The Locos’ Will Kilgore (Georgia State) circles the bases after hitting a home run Saturday night against Grand Lake at Simmons Field.
https://www.limaohio.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/54/2017/06/web1_061717LocosMariners02cardinal.jpgThe Locos’ Will Kilgore (Georgia State) circles the bases after hitting a home run Saturday night against Grand Lake at Simmons Field.
Lima Central Catholic graduate Colin Stolly (Ohio Wesleyan) bats for the Lima Locos during Saturday night’s game against Grand Lake at Simmons Field.
https://www.limaohio.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/54/2017/06/web1_061717LocosMariners07cardinal.jpgLima Central Catholic graduate Colin Stolly (Ohio Wesleyan) bats for the Lima Locos during Saturday night’s game against Grand Lake at Simmons Field.

By Staff Reports

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