Game summary: Sat 09 Jun 11:00 AM
Jett Emery Tosses 3-hitter; Jackson Emery Hits First HR in Reds Win
The Reds got a strong start from Jett Emery who scattered three hits over four innings to earn the win. At the plate, Jett had two hits and scored three times. Jackson Emery hit his first Little League home run - a two run shot in the third inning. He nearly had another home run - a deep drive that hit high off the wall in left-center field and went for a double. Willem Thurber hit a two-run double and scored twice. First year player Nick Fortier had two hard hit balls that went for a single and a double. He also scored two runs and continued to show strong skills behind the plate. Sam Tainter legged out a long triple and stole a base. Nolan Chisholm and Will Fontaine added base hits. The Royals were led by Sean Cozza who continued an impressive rookie campaign with two hits from the top of the order. Jahvonn Petrie scored a run and had an RBI. Gordie Kalill had a base hit and Noah Gagne scored a run for the Royals. Daniel Mahoney-Schmitt had a nice running catch in left field and Nick Manley capped off his rookie year with strong play at the hot corner.