Elsberry’s ‘AAA’ offense heats up in 12-5 win over Wentzville

Left fielder Dylan Howard goes all out for the catch in Post #226 'AAA' win 12-6 win over Wentzville.

Left fielder Dylan Howard goes all out for the catch in Post #226 ‘AAA’ win 12-6 win over Wentzville.

In a make-up game against Wentzville on Monday night the Elsberry American Legion Post #226 ‘AAA’ team’s bats were on fire as they defeated Wentzville 12-5.

Leading Elsberry on offense was Jay Ogden (4-5, 2R); Brennen Hurley (2-5, 4RBI’s, 3SB); Bradley Jordan (2-4, 2R, 1RBI, 1BB (2SB); David Goddard (2-3, 3R, 1RBI, 1BB, 1SB) and Michael Ligon (2-4, 2R, 1RBI, 1SB).

Joe Ilgenfritz picked up the win going seven innings, giving up five runs (one earned) on five hits, striking out six, walking one batter. Ogden pitched the last two innings to get the save allowing no hits striking out three.

Fourth of July Tournament Information

The “AAA” squad will play the following games:

7/4/13 vs Maryland Heights 6pm

7/5/13 vs Thomas Boothe 6pm

7/6/13 vs Team and Time TBA

Games will be broadcast on Indian Sports Network. Visit http://elsberrydemocrat.com

Posted on Tuesday, July 2, 2013 at 11:43 am