Retif Wins a Trio of Games Over the Weekend
Retif Oil (8-1, 2-0) did not waste any time scoring in Friday night’s game against Ponstein’s Grocery. In the top of the first inning, Retif scored three of its four runs and the last run coming in the second inning.
Leading the early offensive charge was Trent Forshag ’14, who went 4-4, Ben Hess ’15, went 3-4, and Mitch Alexander, went 2-5. Also, Forshag tacked on 2 RBIs to help secure the 4-2 victory against Ponsteins at Kirsch-Rooney Stadium.
Jack Burk ’15 (2-0) got the complete game win for Retif’s second district win. Burk allowed two runs on seven hits and struck out seven Ponstein’s batters.
Coming off another district win on Friday, Retif was back on the diamond for a double-header with Big Easy Sportsplex 18 and younger at John Ryan Stadium. Retif won both of the games, 2-1 and 8-3. Retif returns to Kirsch-Rooney Stadium on Wednesday, June 12, 2013 to take on district rivial Peake BMW (Brother Martin). First pitch is slated for 7 p.m.