The Mustangers held a one-game lead over Downtown Photo in standings of the Major Division of the Washington C.H. Little League, through games of June 17.
On Monday night, the top two teams in the division met, with Downtown Photo scoring three runs in the bottom of the sixth to come away with a 12-11 victory.
Mustangers took a 1-0 lead in the top of the first.
Downtown Photo tied the game in the bottom of the second.
Mustangers took a 4-1 lead after three innings and tacked on three more runs in the top of the fourth for a 7-1 lead.
Downtown Photo began its comeback effort with two runs in the bottom of the fourth.
Mustangers scored one in the top of the fifth for an 8-3 lead.
Downtown Photo kept the back-and-forth battle going with six runs in the bottom of the fifth inning to take a 9-8 lead.
Mustangers scored three in the top of the sixth to lead, 11-9.
Downtown Photo plated three in the bottom of the sixth for the 12-11 win.
Brady Armstrong was the winning pitcher for Downtown Photo.
Gabe Campagna started and Cal Wightman was the second pitcher used by Downtown Photo.
Connor Bucher started on the mound for Mustangers.
Alex Boles, Hugh Silberman, Josiah Whitt and Will Miller also pitched for Mustangers.
Connor Bucher hit a triple for Mustangers and Tyler Tackage hit a double for Downtown Photo.
M 103 313 — 11
DP 010 263 — 10
Also on Monday, June 20, First State Bank played Super Sport in another Major Division match-up.
Those teams were third and fourth, respectively, in the standings through games of June 17.
Super Sport won this game, 11-9.
Brayden May was the winning pitcher for Super Sport.
At the plate, May hit a triple. Teammate Tanner Lemaster also hit a triple.
Cole Little and Zack Warnock also saw time on the mound for Super Sport.
Weston Melvin and Mason Coffman were the pitcher for First State Bank.
Melvin hit a triple for First State Bank.
SS 150 410 — 11
FSB 322 002 — 9
In the Minor Division Monday, Merchant’s Bank defeated Herron Financial, 11-8.
There were no statistics reported from this game.
MB 502 040 — 11
HF 213 101 — 8
Legal Beagles beat Jr. Firemen, 10-3.
There was no further information on this game.
LB 202 051 — 10
JF 201 000 — 3
There were three games played in the Washington C.H. Little League on Friday, June 17.
In the Major Division, Super Sport defeated McDonald’s, 12-6.
In the Minor Division, Elks improved to 10-1, atop the standings, with a 20-3 win over Jr. Firemen.
Legal Beagles topped Quali-Tee, 18-7.
In the game between Super Sport and McDonald’s, Tanner Lemaster was the winning pitcher for Super Sport.
Brayden May started for Super Sport.
Pitchers for McDonald’s were Jonah Waters, Evan Lynch and Rishaun Burns.
There were no offensive stats listed from this game.
SS 504 003 — 12
Mc 104 100 — 6
In the game featuring the Elks against Jr. Firemen, Elks scored five runs in four different innings to gain the victory.
Offensively for the Elks, Gavin Coffman hit a double; Landon St. Clair hit a pair of doubles and a home run; Bryson Heath hit a home run; Trey Robinette hit a home run and Jake Bashor hit two triples.
For Jr. Firemen, Logan Clevenger hit two doubles and Asher LeBeau hit a home run.
JF 000 102 — 3
E 550 550 — 20
Also on June 17, Legal Beagles defeated Quali-Tee, 18-7.
Offensively for Legal Beagles, Aden Osborne hit a double, Cody Moore hit a home run and Mason Mullins hit a triple.
At the plate for Quali-Tee, Lafe Coleman hit a home run, Juan Aparicio hit a double and Cooper Enochs hit a double.
QT 501 021 — 7
LB 455 310 — 18
Through June 17 games
Downtown Photo 8-2
First State Bank 6-3
Super Sport 7-4
Through June 17 games
Herron Financial 9-3
Legal Beagles 8-3
Merchant’s Bank 3-7
Jr. Firemen 0-12
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