IMS Baseball wins close one at West Burlington

June 6, 2017

IMS 3 West Burlington 2

IMS traveled to West Burlington to face the Falcons on Tuesday night, June 6th. West Burlington got on the scoreboard first with one run in the second inning to take an early 1-0 lead. IMS evened the score at 1-1 in the top of the fourth inning on a RBI single by Cole Ours. Nick Yutzy led off the top of the 5th inning with a single and Drake Brezina reached base on an error to give IMS two on with no outs. After a wild pitch moved the runners to 2nd and 3rd, Nick Yutzy scored the go ahead run on a SAC fly by Reggie Borntrager. Drake Brezina came in to score on a long single by Noah Bruns to give IMS a 3-1 lead. West Burlington was able to score 1 run in the bottom of the 5th inning before IMS got a strike ‘em out throw ‘em out double play to end the inning and the scoring threat leaving IMS with a 3-2 lead after 5 innings. Reggie Borntrager came into pitch the final two innings allowing no hits and no runs while striking out 2 batters to earn the two inning save, preserving a 3-2 win for IMS. Drake Brezina got the win on the mound for IMS pitching 5 innings, allowing just 2 hits and striking out 6 Falcon batters. The win moves IMS to 3-2 in conference play this season.