The Hartford-Humboldt Gamecocks hosted the Colman A’s in a make-up game on Tuesday, June 15th. The Gamecocks rallied in the later innings for a 12-5 victory.
The Gamecocks did have an early lead after two runs in the bottom of the first inning. Drew DeMers scored on an error, and Cam Quigley scored on a double-play to give Hartford-Humboldt a 2-0 lead. After a run by Colman in the top of the second, Drew Maras had an RBI single in the bottom of the inning to push the lead back to two runs at 3-1.
Colman tied the game in the top of the fourth on a two-run home run, and then took the lead in the top of the fifth on another two-run home run. Colman led 5-3 heading into the bottom of the fifth inning.
The Gamecocks regained the lead in the bottom of the fifth. Broc Haldeman had an RBI ground out, and Cole Hellie drove home two on a single for a 6-5 lead. Two more runs scored in the bottom of the sixth when Joe Hanisch scored on a steal of home and an RBI single by DeMers. The Gamecocks scored three more times in the bottom of the seventh. Hanisch had a two-run single and then later scored on an error. The final run scored on an RBI double by DeMers in the bottom of the eighth.
DeMers had three hits, including a double, with two RBIs. Hanisch had two hits and two RBIs. Hellie had a hit and two RBIs. Broc Haldeman and Devon Garry both had hits and an RBI. Quigley, Noah Vettrus, and Cahd Morrison all had two hits.
Micah Warrington pitched four innings allowing five earned runs on four hits with two walks and four strikeouts. Garry pitched four innings allowing three hits with one walk and four strikeouts. Haldeman pitched one inning allowing a hit and had one strikeout.