Friday, March 24, 2017
Skyline High School
Higgins Throws Shutout As Skyline Falcons Varsity Defeats Erie
Nate Higgins didn’t allow a single run as Skyline Falcons Varsity defeated Erie 1-0 on Friday. Higgins allowed just one hit and induced a groundout from Mayors to end the game.
The pitching was strong on both sides. Nate Higgins struck out seven, while Portille sat down seven.
One bright spot for Erie was a single by Elliston in the third inning.
Higgins earned the win for Skyline Falcons Varsity. He tossed seven innings, surrendering zero runs, one hit, and striking out seven. Portille took the loss for Erie. He threw seven innings, surrendering one run, four hits, and striking out seven.
Nick Hamby, Caleb Zietlow, Higgins, and Avery Riddoch each managed one hit to lead Skyline Falcons Varsity.