Grayslake North edges Grayslake C.
The rivalry never lacks excitement.
But Grayslake North provided some extra drama Friday, as the host Knights rallied for a pair of runs in the bottom of the seventh to knock off Grayslake Central 4-3.
Grayslake North, which visits Grayslake Central in today's 10 a.m. rematch, improved to 14-7 and 9-6 in the Fox Valley Conference Fox Division.
The winners got 2 hits from Alex Alvarez and RBI from Adam Gomski, Carl Russell and Merrick Gentile. Andrew Cantor earned the win in relief of starter Alvarez, who threw 5 innings.
Grayslake Central starter Kevin Peloza allowed a pair of unearned runs in 4 innings. Mike Stone was 2-for-3 with an RBI for the Rams.
Lakes 12, Lake Forest 4: The host Eagles exploded for 17 hits and 12 runs in the North Suburban Conference crossover to up their record to 11-14.
Senior Dan Jackson paced the offense, going 5-for-5 with 2 doubles and driving in 4 runs. The winning pitcher was Drake Larriuz, who went 4 innings and allowed 4 runs on 5 hits. Senior Eric Kuhlman came in and threw 3 innings of hitless baseball for the Eagles.
Lakes also got offensive contributions from Adam Vassios (3-for-4, 2 RBI, run), Kyle Vanderwall (2-for-3, RBI) and Mike Brey (2-for-3, RBI, 2 runs).
Libertyville 6, Glenbrook South 4: Conner Simpson had a double and 2 RBI for the host Wildcats in the nonconference game.
Matt Vogt and Matt Reed also doubled for Libertyville. Winning pitcher Mitch Townsend struck out eight in 6 innings, while Mike Rogers pitched the seventh for the save.
This article filed under
- Share Facebook Twitter
Article sent to (required)E-mail
Article sent from (required)E-mail Name
Subject Line (article title)
Message (optional)Success - Article sent Click to close
Interested in reusing this article?
Custom reprints are a powerful and strategic way to share your article with customers, employees and prospects.
The YGS Group provides digital and printed reprint services for Daily Herald. Complete the form to the right and a reprint consultant will contact you to discuss how you can reuse this article.Need more information about reprints? Visit our Reprints Section for more details.
Contact information ( * required )Name * Company Telephone * E-mail *
Article InformationTitle URL
Message (optional)Success - Reprint request sent Click to close