Higgs’s Walk-off Seals the Deal in Calvin Varsity Cougars Victory Over Delta Charter Varsity Storm

A walk-off error led Calvin Varsity Cougars past Delta Charter Varsity Storm 9-8 on Saturday. The game was tied at eight with Calvin Varsity Cougars batting in the bottom of the eighth when an error scored one run for Calvin Varsity Cougars.

The base paths were crowded in this high­scoring game. Calvin Varsity Cougars collected six hits and Delta Charter Varsity Storm had seven.

Delta Charter Varsity Storm captured the lead in the second inning when Ethan Keith doubled on the first pitch of the at bat, scoring two runs.

In the bottom of the sixth inning, Calvin Varsity Cougars tied things up at eight when Kaden Browning singled on a 1-1 count, scoring one run.

Calvin Varsity Cougars put up four runs in the sixth inning. Calvin Varsity Cougars offense in the inning was led by Aden Coleman, Gunnar Yocum, Mason Carter, and Browning, all knocking in runs in the inning.

Delta Charter Varsity Storm scored four runs in the second inning. Kyle Whatley, Lawson Reyes, and Keith powered the big inning with RBIs.

Alex Camp took the win for Calvin Varsity Cougars. The lefthander allowed two hits and two runs over four innings, striking out two and walking one.

Riley Butts took the loss for Delta Charter Varsity Storm. The hurler allowed two hits and one run over two innings, walking zero.

Browning started the game for Calvin Varsity Cougars. The righty surrendered six runs on five hits over four innings, striking out seven Tyrin Singleton started the game for Delta Charter Varsity Storm. 

Carter, Layton Higgs, Camp, Coleman, John Bradley Griffin, and Browning all had one hit to lead Calvin Varsity Cougars.

Whatley led Delta Charter Varsity Storm with two hits in five at bats.