Centennial Eagles JV’s lost the lead late in a 7-4 defeat to Port St. Lucie on Saturday.
Port St. Lucie trailed 4-3 in the top of the sixth inning when Tyler singled on a 1-2 count, scoring two runs. The Eagles lost despite out-hitting Port St. Lucie 11 to 4.
In the top of the second inning, Port St. Lucie tied things up at one. An error scored one run for Port St. Lucie.
Centennial notched three runs in the fourth inning. Darnel Joseph, Jackson Lambert, and Joey Reiprecht each had RBIs in the big inning.
Tyler was the winning pitcher for Port St. Lucie. He lasted two innings, allowing two hits and zero runs while striking out two and walking one. Nick Romano took the loss for Centennial. He allowed two hits and six runs over one and one-third innings, striking out two. Nick started the game for Port St. Lucie. He allowed nine hits and four runs over four innings, striking out three. Matthew Bono started the game for Centennial. He lasted four and two-thirds innings, allowing two hits and one run while striking out eight.
Centennial scattered 11 hits in the game. Daniel Hernandez, Joseph, Lambert, and Bobby Boden all had multiple hits for Centennial Eagles JV. Boden, Lambert, Joseph, and Hernandez each collected two hits to lead Centennial Eagles JV.