AZ Hotshots vs. Suncats Jimenez NoriegaSuncats Jimenez Noriega Almost Erases 6-Run Deficit in Loss to AZ Hotshots Gold Georges 18U
AZ Hotshots Gold Georges 18U built a six-run lead in the second inning and then held off Suncats Jimenez Noriega's charge for a 6-4 victory on Sunday. Suncats Jimenez Noriega scored three runs in the failed comeback on a stolen base by undefined in the third and a wild pitch during #4's at bat in the fourth. AZ Hotshots Gold Georges 18U earned the victory despite allowing Suncats Jimenez Noriega to score three runs in the third inning. Suncats Jimenez Noriega scored its runs on a stolen base by #99. AZ Hotshots Gold Georges 18U got things moving in the first inning, when Jolee Benson tripled on a 1-1 count, scoring one run. AZ Hotshots Gold Georges 18U tallied four runs in the second inning. Iliana Munoz, Halle Hogan, Abigail Gaona, and A1 Alannah Rogers each had RBIs in the frame. Riley Nielson took the win for AZ Hotshots Gold Georges 18U. She surrendered three runs on three hits over two and a third innings, striking out two. Taylor Thompson threw one and two-thirds innings in relief out of the bullpen. #45 took the loss for Suncats Jimenez Noriega. She lasted three innings, allowing two hits and zero runs while striking out three. #71 started the game for Suncats Jimenez Noriega. She lasted one inning, allowing six hits and six runs while striking out one and walking zero Alannah "A1" Rogers led AZ Hotshots Gold Georges 18U with two hits in three at bats. "Powered by Narrative Science and GameChanger Media."