Wednesday, May 17, 2017
Jasper High School
South Spencer High School
Jasper Captures Lead Early To Defeat South Spencer.
South Spencer fell behind early and couldn’t come back in a 7-2 loss to Jasper on Wednesday. Jasper took the lead on a home run in the first inning.
Jasper captured the lead in the first inning. An error scored three runs for Jasper.
Reece Kleinhelter earned the win for Jasper. He pitched seven innings, surrendering two runs, six hits, and striking out four. Caleb Helms took the loss for South Spencer. He went six innings, allowing seven runs, 11 hits, striking out one, and walking zero.
Sammy Rowan and Mattew Bunch each drove in one run to lead South Spencer.
Jasper collected 11 hits. Austin Simmers, Evan Aders, Jarod Semmersheim, and Justin Pershon each collected multiple hits for Jasper. Simmers went 3-for-4 at the plate to lead Jasper in hits. Jasper didn’t commit a single error in the field. Trevor Krapf had the most chances in the field with six.