Graham derails Lakers 4-3 in 9 innings

Graham pushed a runner across the plate in the top of the ninth inning to pull out a 4-3 victory over host Indian Lake in a Central Buckeye Conference baseball game Tuesday.


Indian Lake’s Jacob Hulbert attempts to corral a ball at second base during a game against Graham on Tuesday at Indian Lake High School. (EXAMINER PHOTO | AARON LABATT)

The Lakers fall to 9-13 overall and 7-6 in the CBC. Graham moves to 7-10, 4-9.

Graham scored three runs in the third inning for a 3-0 lead.

Indian Lake battled back with two runs in the fourth and another run in the sixth to knot the score at 3-3.

Neither team was able to light the scoreboard again until the Falcons came up with the eventual game-winning run in the ninth.

Graham pitcher William Wells went all nine innings and recorded 18 strikeouts. He allowed just four hits and walked four.


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