Elgin Owls Varsity and MacArthur traded the lead back-and-forth on Thursday, but eventually, Elgin Owls Varsity prevailed 3-2. Elgin Owls Varsity took the lead for good in the seventh inning. The game was tied at two with Elgin Owls Varsity batting in the top of the seventh when Jackson Beach singled off of #5, driving in one run. The pitching was strong on both sides. Elgin Owls Varsity pitchers struck out five, while hurlers for MacArthur sat down five.MacArthur took an early lead in the first inning. #13 grounded out, scoring one run.In the top of the sixth inning, Elgin Owls Varsity tied things up at two. Elgin Owls Varsity scored one run when Dylan McDonald doubled with one out in the sixth inning. Jaken Snider, Jackson Beach, and McDonald each drove in one run to lead Elgin Owls Varsity. MacArthur didn’t commit a single error in the field. #3 had the most chances in the field with seven.
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