Sky View Bobcats Varsity lost the lead late in a 12-3 defeat to Richfield on Friday. The game was tied at three with Richfield batting in the bottom of the fifth when Jaron Ross tripled on a 2-1 count, scoring two runs.
The Sky View Bobcats Varsity struggled to contain the high-powered offense of Richfield, giving up 12 runs.
Marshall Pallesen pitched Richfield to victory. He allowed five hits and three runs over four innings, striking out two. Heston Jenson and Payton Torgersen entered the game out of the bullpen and helped to close out the game in relief.
Cole Lundahl took the loss for Sky View Bobcats Varsity. He allowed five hits and ten runs.
Joey Cortez started the game for Sky View Bobcats Varsity. He went four innings, allowing two runs on three hits and striking out four
Tucker Murdock, Tate Bagley, Lundahl, Scout Morris, Taydem Neal, and Cole Watterson each managed one hit to lead Sky View Bobcats Varsity.
Brittyn Riddle went 2-for-3 at the plate to lead Richfield in hits.