The RVA Sports Network is your home for high school sports and more in Central Virginia! The home over 50 live high school and college game broadcasts annually on both 102.9 The Mater and exclusively on our Podbean app. Join us weekly for "In The Red Zone", live on Mondays at 6pm on The Mater, and on our website, and for "RVA Locals Only", Thursdays at 9:30am on 99.5/102.7 ESPN Richmond for interviews and more on the "Sports Huddle"! Follow us on Twitter at @TheRVASportsNet and on Facebook and Instagram at rvasportsnetwork.

Wednesday, July 12, 2017

Top 10 Games: #3: Hanover 2, Jamestown 1 (13 innings)

Both teams were 20-2, and Jamestown entered the 4A East Region Semifinal at defending champion Hanover on a twenty-game winning streak.

Jamestown took the lead at 1-0, the Hawks finding a way to scratch a run home in the fifth inning to tie the game at 1-1 and set up the narrative for the rest of the night. A long, tense, exciting night.

Having no clue his relief stint would be eight innings, Antonio Balducci entered in the top of the sixth, kept Jamestown off the scoreboard, even after they loaded the bases in the tenth inning, and kept the Hawks in the game until back to back 13th inning doubles by Brian Sisson and Will Lopez, Sisson accounting for both the tying run in the fifth and the winning run to send Hanover back to the State Tournament for the fifth consecutive year with a 2-1 victory.

CLICK HERE to read our account of the game from the pages of The Herald-Progress and watch the game's final play below!

No comments:

Post a Comment