Pointers Pounce on Cardinals

March 29, 2022

In the Pointers’ first game of the season, they defeated the Highland Cardinals by a score of 13-4. The Pointers got out to a slow start finding themselves in a 3-0 hole heading into the third inning, but then everything started to click with one run in the bottom of the third the score was now 3-1. The Pointers then in the bottom of the fourth had a 6 run inning making the score 7-3. The Pointers didn’t let off the gas pedal scoring 3 runs in the bottom of the 5th and the bottom of the 6th. The Pointers gave up 1 run in the top of the 7th, but it wasn’t enough for the Cardinals. Bo Hanson got the win on the mound with 4 innings pitched and 10 strikeouts. The Pointers’ next matchup will be Friday at home against New Glarus, as the JV team will travel to New Glarus to take on the Knights.