Game summary: Sat 12 May 9:00 AM
Cardinals Storm Back to Earn First Win
A full team effort by the Cardinals got them past the Royals in a thriller. Down by 11 runs through the first two innings, the Cardinals stormed back to win with RBI hits from Jolie Glidden, Connor Griffus, and Asher Jackson. Jackson went 4-4 with 3 RBI and Mason North scored three runs. The Cardinals also got hits from Logan Kelsey, Chase Austin, and Ryan Young in the rally. The Royals jumped out to an early lead on the strength of 4 RBI on two hits by Ozzie VanHendrick. Jahvonn Petrie also had two hits including a long double. Jayson Tirrell, Gordie Kalill, and Riley Morse each got base hits. Cardinals pitchers Austin and North combined for 11 strikeouts and one run allowed through the final 5 innings to seal the victory.