Tuesday, May 30, 2017
Zeeland East High School
Zeeland East was defeated by Unity Christian in the district quarterfinal by a score of 3-1. Zeeland East took an early lead with one run in the second inning, but the lead was erased on a two run home run by Unity in the 5th inning. The Chix left 5 runners stranded on 3rd base during the game and had the bases loaded with one out in the bottom of the seventh, but could not get the big hit to tie the game.
Ben Thomas pitched the complete game for Zeeland East, allowing 6 hits and only 2 earned runs, while striking out 5.
Trevor Terhaar had 2 of Zeeland East’s 4 hits and an RBI. Cale Lewis and Zach DeGraaf added the two other hits.
Zeeland East ends 23-16 on the year.