Kendall rallies late to nip Alexander

By Mike Wertman, Sports Writer Posted 30 April 2022 at 5:58 pm

Coming from behind in the late innings, Kendall rallied to nip visiting Alexander 6-5 in a Genesee Region League game this afternoon.

Trailing 5-4, Kendall pulled even by scoring a run in the fifth inning as Nate Shaw singled and came home on a sacrifice fly by Louis Conte.

The Eagles then pulled out the win by scoring a run in the bottom of the seventh as Jorden Ostrander singled, advanced on a passed ball, and came home on a double by Shaw,

Alexander had scored three times in the fourth to grab the lead at 5-4.

Shaw finished with a total of 3 hits as Ostrander and James Fox each had 2.

Reuben Marquess registered 16 strikeouts and allowed only 4 hits in six and two-thirds innings of work on the mound for Kendall.

The Eagles improve to 4-2 on the season.