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It came down to the wire on Tuesday, with Hudsonville Eagles Freshman taking victory on a dramatic walk-off single in the late innings that sealed their victory over Caledonia Fighting Scots. The game was tied at one with Hudsonville Eagles Freshman batting in the bottom of the sixth when Matt Hoekstra singled on a 3-2 count, scoring one run.
The pitching was strong on both sides. Hudsonville Eagles Freshman pitchers struck out three, while Caledonia Fighting Scots pitchers sat down three.
In the top of the fifth inning, Caledonia Fighting Scots tied things up at one when an error scored one run for Caledonia Fighting Scots.
Hoekstra was the winning pitcher for Hudsonville Eagles Freshman. He allowed one hit and one run over four and two-thirds innings, striking out two. Josh Bennett threw one and one-third innings in relief out of the bullpen.
Elsbrie took the loss for Caledonia Fighting Scots. He allowed zero hits and two runs over five innings, striking out three.
Pearlberg started the game for Caledonia Fighting Scots. He allowed zero hits and zero runs walking zero
Hoekstra went 1-for-1 at the plate to lead Hudsonville Eagles Freshman in hits.
Pearlberg led Caledonia Fighting Scots with one hit in three at bats.