Ingolstadt Schanzer Jugend defeated Garching 2 16-8 on Saturday thanks in part to Daniel Koch, who drove in six runners. Koch drove in runs on a walk in the second, a home run in the third, and a home run in the fourth.
Even though Garching 2 was threatening with five runs scored in the third inning, Schanzer Jugend still managed to pull out the easy victory due to their powerful offensive rallies.
Graupner led things off on the mound for Schanzer Jugend. Graupner lasted two innings, allowing two hits and five runs while striking out five. Reliever Flo Flauger secured the win by allowing only three runs in the last innings while striking out four.
Schanzer Jugend fired up the offense in the first inning with a homer from Tim Graupner, driving in three runs. Daniel Koch went yard in the third and fourth inning.
Schanzer Jugend tallied nine hits. Graupner, Julian Günther, and Koch all collected multiple hits for Schanzer Jugend. Koch, Günther and Graupner each managed two hits to lead Schanzer Jugend.
Text: Greg Vine