Behind the 1 hit, 12 strikeout effort of Cole Bellair (2-1), the Porters defeated the Raiders to begin SWSC Blue conference play. In support of Bellair, sophomores Josh Baker (2 hits, 2 RBI) and Ryne Travis (2 hits, RBI) had big days at the plate.
The Porters continue play Friday at home vs. Bolingbrook at 7:00 pm. It is Youth Baseball Night honoring all area youths playing baseball in local leagues.
PORTERS RETURN FROM SUCCESSFUL TRIP
The Porters not only had to take on some of the best teams in several states at the PBR Super Preps Tournament in Louisville, KY, , they had to fight Mother Nature as well. On Thursday Mother Nature shutout the Porters as all games were cancelled. (See our Facebook page (Lockport Porters Baseball Fan Page) for "highlights" of rain delay festivities.
On Friday the Porters played two varsity and one JV game. In game #1, the Porters came from behind to topple #10 Ohio ranked St. Ignatius of Cleveland 7-3. In game two the Porters took control of a tight game with a 3 run 5th inning to beat Eastern H.S. of Louisville 4-0.
The Porters return to action this week @Thornridge on Monday, and then open SWSC Conference play with Bolingbrook with away and home games.
BOOSTERS ANNOUNCE 2015 GOLF OUTING
The Porter Baseball Boosters have announced that this years outing will be a joint venture with the Porter Football Boosters. It will be held FRIDAY, JULY 10th at the PRAIRIE BLUFF GOLF COURSE. More details will be provided at a later date PBR PREPS PLUS TOURNAMENT DETAILS
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