Plew no-hitter leads Bobcats to sweep
Published 2:31 am Wednesday, May 7, 2014
Chandler Plew tossed a no-hitter with 10 strikeouts as visiting Brandywine swept a key Lakeland Conference doubleheader from Cassopolis Tuesday.
The Bobcats improved to 4-0 in league play as they defeated the Rangers 7-0 and 14-7.
Brandywine banged out 12 hits in the opener led by Cole Searles who was 3-for-4 with an RBI. Zach Grishaber and Plew both had two hits, including a double, while Hunter Jankowiak also had two hits.
Plew and Toby Fox both drove in a pair of runs.
In the nightcap, Plew went 3-for-4 with a double and a pair of RBIs, while Grishaber, Kyle Duncan, Fox and Jankowiak all had two hits.
Matt Vaughn worked the first three and two-third innings to earn the win. Searles worked the final inning and a third as the two combined on a four-hitter.
The Rangers got a double from Jeremiah Hartsell.
Brandywine 100 114 0 – 7 12 0
Cassopolis 000 000 0 – 0 0 5
Chandler Plew (W); J.J. Smith (L), Matt Locke (L, 6)
2B: Plew (BW), Zach Grishaber (BW)
Brandywine 210 344 – 14 14 3
Cassopolis 010 402 – 7 4 2
Matt Vaughn (W), Coles Searles (4); Lance Sheteron (L), Nick Baker (6)
2B: Zach Grishaber (BW), Jeremiah Hartsell (C)
Varsity record: Brandywine 12-4, 4-0 Lakeland;