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12 Alpharetta High School
3 Alexander High School
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Alpharetta High School vs Alexander High School
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Santiago Montiel would not be denied at the plate when runners were on base on Thursday, driving in five on three hits to lead Alpharetta past Alexander 12-3 on Thursday. Montiel drove in runs on a home run in the second, a walk in the fifth, and a triple in the seventh.
Alexander scored three runs in the first inning, but Alpharetta still managed to pull out the victory. Smith and Slate powered the big inning with RBIs.
Alexander captured the lead in the first inning. Alexander scored two runs when Slate singled.
Alpharetta knotted the game up at three in the top of the second inning, when Montiel homered on a 1-0 count, scoring two runs.
Alpharetta took the lead for good with two runs in the third inning. In the third Matthew Wilson doubled on a 1-1 count, scoring one run and Jack Barone doubled on the first pitch of the at bat, scoring one run.
Alpharetta scored five runs in the seventh inning. Montiel and Justin Kirby each had RBIs in the frame.
Sam Stratton was credited with the victory for Alpharetta. He lasted seven innings, allowing nine hits and three runs while striking out three.
Cole took the loss for Alexander. He lasted three and two-thirds innings, allowing three hits and five runs while striking out five.
Raiden started the game for Alexander. He went two and a third innings, allowing five runs on six hits and striking out two.
Alpharetta launched two home runs on the day. Montiel had a four bagger in the second inning. Drew Beiger went yard in the fourth inning.
Alpharetta racked up ten hits on the day. Montiel and Barone each managed multiple hits for Alpharetta. Montiel went 3-for-3 at the plate to lead Alpharetta in hits.
Alexander tallied nine hits in the game. Smith and Mclendon all managed multiple hits for Alexander. Smith led Alexander with three hits in four at bats.