HWSA 3rd Place Finish for Varsity Baseball

2017 HWSA Update:

Sat May 6th:

NOAH 8 Dallas HSAA 4

NOAH beat Dallas HSAA Angels in the Division 1 3rd place game.  The Jags finished the season with a 20-11 record.  This is the second year in a row to win 20 games or more in a season.  Junior Kaden Alexander pitched 5 strong innings giving up 1 earned run with 8 Ks, 2 BBs and 1 HBP.  The offense attack was led by Junior Evan Jacoby who went 2 for 2 with a double and RBI.

Fri May 5th:

Houston Northside 3 NOAH 1

NOAH lost in the National Semi-Finals to Houston Northside Falcons.  The Falcons managed on 1 hit which was a 2-run HR in the 5th inning which eventually proved to be the only hit needed to knock off the defending Champions.  The Jags had 3 hits but left 10 batters on base including bases loaded in the 7th inning.  Northside went on to win the National Championship finishing their season with a 31-1 record.

Thur May 4th:

NOAH 11 St. Louis 4

NOAH beat St. Louis Patriots 11-4 in the National Quarter-Finals.  St. Louis scored first but the Jags roared back with 7 runs and cruised the victory.  Junior Evan Jacoby pitched 5 strong innings.  The offense was led by Seniors Nano Moss and Matt Merrill with 2 hits and 2 RBIs each.

Tues May 2nd:

NOAH 11 Atlanta 1

NOAH run-ruled Atlanta Barons in the Qualifying Game.  Senior Ben Replogle hit a 2-run double that led to 6 runs in the first inning. Senior Nano Moss and Junior Evan Jacoby had 2 hits each.  Senior Matt Merrill tossed 5 innings with 8 Ks, 1 BB, 2 hits and 1 earned run.

Mon May 1st:

NOAH 13 Waukesha, Wisconsin 0

NOAH run-ruled Wisconsin in Pool Play Game 2. Several Jags got hits led by Seniors Ben Replogle, Matt Merrill with 2 hits.  Ben Replogle had 2 doubles and 3 RBIs.  Junior Kaden Alexander had a 2 RBI single.  Junior Jordy Blom pitched 3 scoreless innings followed by Sophomores Kirk Shiew and Seth Collingsworth.

Houston HCYA Eagles 3 NOAH 2

HCYA scored the go ahead run in the top of 7th inning to upset NOAH in the first game of Pool Play.  HCYA used four different pitchers to keep the Jag offense quiet.  HCYA went on to win the Division II Championship.