Paly baseball destroys Homestead 11-0
March 19, 2015
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After six scoreless innings from Paly’s ace Isaac Kasevich (‘15), the Vikings came out on top, shutting out Homestead with a final score of 11-0.
Paly capitalized on pass balls and walks as four of their runs were unearned.
“Usually I will throw a lot of off speed pitches” Kasevich said.
By the third inning, the Vikings had jumped out to a 7-0 lead, highlighted by Owen Plambeck (’16) who had two run home runs.
In the bottom of the fourth, Justin Hull (‘16) drove in Ben Cleasby (‘17) with a double down the left field line. The next at bat, Alec Olmstead (‘16), ripped a line drive over the left fielder’s head, driving in Hull to make the score 9-0.
Paly’s final run came when Phil Lewis (‘15) was hit by a pitch with the bases loaded scoring Albert Han (‘16).
The Vikings dominated play for the whole game capping off the victory with a one, two, three inning from pitcher Ellis Obrien (‘15).
“It felt good. I could see a little fear in their eyes,” Obrien said. “It was a good feeling knowing that you had the upper hand mentally on them”.
The Vikings will play again this coming Friday at 4 p.m. in an away game.
Garrett Reynolds is a senior at Palo Alto High School. He is a huge Giants and 49ers fan. He coaches flag football at a local middle school.
Rowan is an all around amazing person. After graduating Paly in 2015, he took his talents to USC in Los Angeles and has not been heard from again. An anonymous...