Tea Gold scored two times in the top of the seventh to steal a 6-5 win over Tri-Valley 16U on Wednesday, July 20th.
Tea grabbed the early lead with two runs in the top of the first. Tri-Valley got a run back in the bottom of the first when Alex Wingen scored on a passed ball. Tea scored two more runs in the top of the second and led 4-1 after two innings.
Tri-Valley picked up two runs in the bottom of the third. Everett Althoff and an RBI triple and then scored on an error to make it a 4-3 game. They then took the lead in the bottom of the fifth. Holden Rise reached on an error that scored Althoff and Carter Sorenson to give Tri-Valley the 5-4 advantage. Tea took the lead back with two runs after two outs in the top of the seventh.
Althoff had two hits, one a triple, and an RBI. Holden Foster and Sorenson both had singles. Wingen pitched six innings and allowed four earned runs on four hits and five walks with four strikeouts. Althoff pitched one inning and allowed two earned runs on a hit and two walks.