James Throws Shutout As Hopkins Vikings Varsity Defeats Lee
James Wubben threw a shutout to lead Hopkins Vikings Varsity past Lee 10-0 on Wednesday.
Hopkins Vikings Varsity secured the victory thanks to six runs in the second inning. The offensive firepower by Hopkins Vikings Varsity was led by Wubben, Jake Pals, Ezran Tehennepe, Brenden Gossman, and Bryce Smith, who each had RBIs in the inning.
In the first inning, Hopkins Vikings Varsity got their offense started when Tehennepe singled on the first pitch of the at bat, scoring one run.
Hopkins Vikings Varsity notched six runs in the second inning. Hopkins Vikings Varsity offense in the inning was led by Wubben, Pals, Tehennepe, Gossman, and Smith, all sending runners across the plate with RBIs in the inning.
A single by Guilarte in the fifth inning was a positive for Lee.
Wubben got the win for Hopkins Vikings Varsity. He allowed one hit and zero runs over six innings, striking out 13 and walking zero.
Betancourt took the loss for Lee. He allowed nine hits and seven runs over two and two-thirds innings, striking out two.
Hopkins Vikings Varsity had 15 hits in the game. Tehennepe, Ethan Nagel, Gossman, Smith, and Wubben each collected multiple hits for Hopkins Vikings Varsity. Wubben, Smith, Gossman, Nagel, and Tehennepe all had two hits to lead Hopkins Vikings Varsity.
Guilarte went 1-for-2 at the plate to lead Lee in hits. Lee didn’t commit a single error in the field. Olivas had the most chances in the field with five.