Cavemen watched the game slip away early and couldn’t recover in a 17-2 loss to Westlake on Tuesday. Westlake scored on a single by B Gramse, a single by G Ryan, an error, an error, an error, a single by Gramse, and an error in the first inning.
The Cavemen struggled to put runs on the board and had a tough time defensively containing Westlake, giving up 17 runs.
Westlake got things moving in the first inning, when Gramse singled on a 2-2 count, scoring one run.
C Dodge took the win for Westlake. The hurler allowed five hits and two runs over four innings, striking out three and walking zero.
Maegan Barney took the loss for Cavemen. The pitcher allowed two hits and eight runs over two-thirds of an inning, striking out one.
Brittany Fryer, Marae Decker, Tea Fowler, Barney, and Kylee Luci each managed one hit to lead Cavemen.
Gramse led Westlake with three hits in four at bats.