New Buffalo slips past Edwardsburg in 11 innings

Published 2:11 pm Tuesday, May 10, 2005

By By SCOTT NOVAK / Vigilant/Argus
The Edwardsburg varsity baseball team dropped a single game against New Buffalo.
The Bison (11-2) scored three runs in the top of the 11th inning to pick up the victory.
New Buffalo led 2-0 after one inning of play, however, the Eddies tied the game at 2-2 with a pair of runs in the bottom of the third.
The Bison grabbed a 3-2 lead in the top of the fourth, however, Edwardsburg exploded for five runs in the bottom of the inning to take a 7-3 lead.
New Buffalo eventually tied the game with a run in the fifth and three in the sixth.
Both teams scored a pair of runs in the ninth inning to make it a 9-9 contest.
N. Buffalo 200 113 002 03 - 12 10 2
Edwardsburg 002 500 002 00 - 9 11 6
Connor Lijewski, Bryan Rogel (10, W, 3-1); Ben Horton (L)
2B: Ryen Bowen (NB), Sean Baker (NB), Wayne Taylor (NB).
HR: Rogel
Records: New Buffalo 11-2
Edwardsburg softball
The Edwardsburg varsity softball team swept a non-conference doubleheader from Elkhart Christian. The Lady Eddies won 8-1 and 5-3.
First game
Elk. Christian 100 00 - 1 3 6
Edwardsburg 140 3x - 8 5 1
Jenna Bowman (W) and Sam Fritsche; Kelsey Brown (L) and Ashley McClellan.
2B: Alexa Smith (E), Sheila Stoops (E)
Second game
Elk. Christian 102 00 - 3 5 4
Edwardsburg 130 1x - 5 4 1
Kelli Kretchman (W) and Fritsche; Brown (L) and McClellan
2B: Nikki Thompson (E)