Saturday, April 15, 2017
Berthoud High School
Skyline High School
Higgins Throws Shutout As Skyline Falcons Varsity Defeats Berthoud
Nate Higgins didn’t allow a single run as Skyline Falcons Varsity defeated Berthoud 7-0 on Saturday. Higgins allowed just four hits and induced a groundout from Overholt to end the game.
An early lead helped propel Skyline Falcons Varsity to victory. Skyline Falcons Varsity scored on a single by Theo Francke and a double by Caleb Zietlow in the second inning.
Skyline Falcons Varsity captured the lead in the second inning.
A single by Archer in the first inning was a positive for Berthoud.
Nate Higgins earned the win for Skyline Falcons Varsity. He tossed seven innings, giving up zero runs, four hits, striking out seven, and walking one. Archer took the loss for Berthoud. He threw six innings, allowing seven runs, 11 hits, and striking out eight.
Skyline Falcons Varsity collected 11 hits. Nick Hamby and Zietlow each collected multiple hits for Skyline Falcons Varsity. Zietlow went 2-for-3 at the plate as he led the team with two runs batted in.