Reps jump on Bozeman early, coast to win

The Helena Reps and Bozeman Spikes lit up the scoreboard on Wednesday in a Class A conference showdown as they combined for 40 runs. The Reps won the offensive battle 26-14 in seven innings.

The teams totaled 26 hits and 22 walks, including eight extra base hits in the game. Helena totaled 17 runs in the opening three innings, allowing the Reps jump up early and coast to a win.

Andrew Rosston was 4-5 (including a double and two bunt singles) for the Reps, and Ray Moore also added 3 hits. Talon Burchard, Robert McCarvel, and Carter Wald each added 2 hits a piece. Wald, Rossten, and Austin Whitehouse each scored 4 runs in the game, and Burchard and Tanner McMahon crossed the plate 3 times. Colin Sassano, Burchard, Moore, and Whitehouse each contributed 3 RBIs a piece.

Burchard recorded the win for Helena Reps. He allowed four runs and four hits over three innings, striking out four.

Ryan Evenson took the loss for Bozeman Spikes.


1 2 3 4 5 6 7 R H E
BZMN 0 1 0 4 2 0 7 14 9 3
HLNR 2 4 11 2 7 0 x 26 17 3

Batting AB R H RBI BB K
Eamonn Byrne 4 2 1 2 2 0
Talon Burchard 3 3 2 3 3 0
Colin Sassano 3 2 1 3 3 0
Ray Moore 6 2 3 3 0 0
Robert McCarvel 3 1 2 1 0 0
     Caleb Jackson 1 1 0 0 0 0
Tanner McMahon 3 3 1 1 0 0
     Seth Schneider 1 0 0 0 0 0
Austin Whitehouse 2 4 1 3 4 0
Carter Wald 3 4 2 2 0 0
     Kellan Elder 1 0 0 0 0 0
Andrew Rosston 5 4 4 2 0 0
Totals 35 26 17 20 12 0
Batting

2B: Ray Moore, Talon Burchard, Colin Sassano, Andrew Rosston, Robert McCarvel
TB: Ray Moore 4, Tanner McMahon, Talon Burchard 3, Eamonn Byrne, Carter Wald 2, Colin Sassano 2, Andrew Rosston 5, Austin Whitehouse, Robert McCarvel 3
RBI: Ray Moore 3, Tanner McMahon, Talon Burchard 3, Eamonn Byrne 2, Carter Wald 2, Colin Sassano 3, Andrew Rosston 2, Austin Whitehouse 3, Robert McCarvel
SF: Carter Wald
ROE: Eamonn Byrne, Colin Sassano, Andrew Rosston
FC: Carter Wald, Kellan Elder
HBP: Tanner McMahon 2, Caleb Jackson 2, Carter Wald
GIDP: Ray Moore
SB: Eamonn Byrne

Fielding

E: Ray Moore 2, Colin Sassano


Pitching IP #P TB H R ER BB K HR S%
Talon Burchard 3.0 78 37 4 4 4 4 4 0 .526
Caleb Jackson 3.0 56 25 3 5 4 4 1 0 .554
Max Nielsen 1.0 36 18 2 5 2 2 0 0 .500
Totals 7.0 170 80 9 14 10 10 5 0 .529
Pitching

W: Talon Burchard
HBP: Talon Burchard, Max Nielsen
WP: Talon Burchard 2, Caleb Jackson, Max Nielsen
Pitches-Strikes: Talon Burchard 78-41, Caleb Jackson 56-31, Max Nielsen 36-18
Groundouts-Flyouts: Talon Burchard 3-2, Caleb Jackson 2-4, Max Nielsen 0-2
First pitch strikes-Batters faced: Talon Burchard 7-18, Caleb Jackson 10-16, Max Nielsen 3-10