Thursday in the CIC: Eagle River, South are victorious

Posted by Van Williams, ALB Media Director | May 6, 2021

Eagle River 10, West 3

First baseman Stefan Retzlaff, shortstop Noah Lower and outfielder Joshua Thompson each had three RBIs to highlight the Wolves’ Cook Inlet Conference league win at Bartlett High School.

Retzlaff went 3-for-4 and scored three runs. Thompson hit an inside-the-park home run and Cam Witte doubled and scored three times.

Eagle River’s Luke Barch picked up the win with six innings of relief. He came into the game in the first inning with the bases loaded and no outs. He allowed one inherited runner to score but struck out the side. Barch finished with 11 Ks.

Charlie Wallace and Elijah Blaum also had RBIs for Eagle River (5-1, 2-0 CIC).

West jumped on the Wolves early, using an infield single and five walks to take a 3-0 lead in the first inning.

Michael Halpern, Athena Clendaniel and Braden John registered RBIs for the Eagles (1-5, 1-1 CIC).

South 14, Wasilla 4

Slugger Dylan Maltby went 2-for-3 with three RBIs, three runs and two walks as the Wolverines beat Wasilla for the second time in a week in a non-league game at Bartlett High School.