P Devenney got it done on the bump on the way to a win. He allowed three runs over four innings. The Elkhart Memorial pitcher struck out four, walked three and surrendered six hits.
Plymouth jumped out to an early 1-0 lead in the bottom of the first. The Plymouth attack began with a single from Joe Knapp. A single by Flynn then moved Knapp from first to second. Then a sacrifice fly by Jacob Seagraves scored Knapp.
Elkhart Memorial never surrendered the lead after the third inning, scoring five runs on an RBI single by B Brewers and four bases loaded walks.
Elkhart Memorial increased its lead with two runs in the fourth. A bases loaded walk scored D Asbury to start the scoring in the inning. That was followed up by J Santerre’s single, plating R Asbury.
One Plymouth run crossed the plate in the bottom half of the fifth, making the score 8-3. An RBI single by Jacob Frantz set off a Plymouth rally. S Clark ended the inning by getting Hayden Skirvin to.
Four runs in the bottom of the sixth helped Plymouth close its deficit to 8-7. An RBI single by Chase Peters, , and a two-run single by Trent Briles sparked Plymouth‘s rally. But, J Oley got Skirvin to strike out to end the inning.