Nats Defeat A's
The West Allis Nationals played a crisp game Thursday night in downing the visiting Sheboygan A's by a score of 4-2 at Harvey Kuenn Field in West Allis.
The locals scored first with a single tally in the third inning. Jonah Meidl doubled and scored on an RBI single by Matt Richer.
After the A's matched that run with one of their own in the fourth, the Nationals posted 2 more. With two outs Shey Smith was hit by a pitch. Aaron Goecks then drew a walk and Ben Carpenter and John Keane both followed with RBI singles.
The Nationals closed their scoring in the sixth. After a Aaron Goecks walk, Ben Carpenter doubled him to third and John Keane followed with an RBI single.
Aaron Woods started on the mound and went a strong five innings, allowing only one run on two hits while striking out three. John Keane pitched the final four to earn the save. Keane also allowed only one run on three hits while striking out three.
Next up for the Nationals are the Pewaukee Muskies at Keunn Field on Friday night. First pitch is set for 7:30pm.