Boys Varsity Baseball · Boys Varsity Baseball beats Rensselaer Central 15 – 1

1 Rensselaer Central High School
15 Kankakee Valley High School
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H 6   13
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Five runs batted in from Steve Schmidt helped lead Kankakee Valley Kougars Varsity past Rensselaer Central 15-1 on Thursday. Schmidt drove in runs on a single in the first, a triple in the second, and a double in the third.
Kankakee Valley Kougars Varsity secured the victory thanks to eight runs in the third inning. Krol Cain, Schmidt, Seth Lyons, Jonah Masick, and Krol Cain powered the big inning with RBIs.
Kankakee Valley Kougars Varsity fired up the offense in the first inning. Schmidt drove in two when he singled.
Kankakee Valley Kougars Varsity scored eight runs in the third inning. Kankakee Valley Kougars Varsity batters contributing to the big inning included Krol Cain, Schmidt, Lyons, Masick, and Krol Cain, who all drove in runs.
Matt Degroot got the start for Kankakee Valley Kougars Varsity. He went five innings, allowing one run on six hits, striking out two and walking one.
#5 started the game for Rensselaer Central. He surrendered seven runs on five hits over one and one-third innings, striking out two. #36 threw two and two-thirds innings in relief out of the bullpen.
Kankakee Valley Kougars Varsity saw the ball well today, racking up 13 hits in the game. Schmidt, Krol Cain, VanVleet, and Turpin each managed multiple hits for Kankakee Valley Kougars Varsity. Schmidt went 3-for-4 at the plate to lead Kankakee Valley Kougars Varsity in hits.
#13 led Rensselaer Central with two hits in three at bats.