By Courier sports staff
---- — VICTOR – The Tri-County baseball team couldn't quite muster enough offense to beat South Cedar Conference foe HLV Wednesday, as they fell to the Warriors 6-5.
Tyler Lally took the loss on the mound for the Trojans. He allowed five runs, three of them earned; on five hits while striking out two and issuing two walks in two and two-thirds innings on the hill.
Jake Brumbaugh had a hot night at the plate for the Trojans, going a perfect 2-2 with a double. In addition, Lally helped his own cause by driving in two of Tri-County's runs. Nick Watts accounted for the Trojans only other RBI and Austin Blythe went 2-4.
Tri-County plays host to North Mahaska today in another South Iowa Cedar Conference game.
HLV 6, Trojan County 5
TRC 201010 1 — 5 8 7
HLV 3100 0 0 x —6 8 1
Tri-County battery — Tyler Lally (L, 2-1) (2 2/3 IP, 5H, 5R, 3ER, 2K, 1BB), Austin Blythe 3 1/3 IP, 3H, 2K).
2B — Jake Brumbaugh.
Hits —Blythe 2-4, Brumbaugh 2-for-2, Tyler Lally 1-for-4, Josh Edmundson 1-for-3, Nick Watts 1-4, Mason Garber 1-3.
RBI — Nick Watts, Lally 2.
Runs — Blythe 2, Brumbaugh 2, Benjamin Edmundson.