Galvin, Lions baseball shut out Milwaukie
Lions hold Mustangs to three hits, win 8-0
Quintin Galvin and the Lions enjoyed their first shutout of the season in the second game of a home-and-away with the Mustangs on Tuesday at the Lake Road Fields.
Galvin pitched seven innings for three hits and a walk and struck out two as St. Helens won 8-0.
Garrett Sukau led the Lions (3-9 overall, 1-3 Northwest Oregon Conference) with a two-run double in the seventh. Galvin and Justin Henningsen also landed an RBI each.
Henningsen scored in the first as Keegan Kline reached on an error.
Christian Ross came home on Henningsens double to left in the third.
Galvins grounder to shortstop scored Kline in the fourth.
Sukuas double to right scored Henningsen and Colton Beisley.
Junior Riley Howard lasted three innings for the Mustangs (6-8, 3-2) as he gave up six hits, five runs four earned a walk and four strikeouts.
The Lions have beaten Milwaukie in five of the last six meetings.
Bryce Mulcahy two-hit the Mustangs in the series primer on Friday, April 8, in St. Helens, but the Mustangs found a way.
The Mustangs gave up three hits and cut a 3-1 win.
Milwaukie (6-6, 3-0) led 3-0 midway through the fourth as junior Cole Roberts scored on a fielders choice to shortstop and senior Robby Santos singled in Howard to left.
Levi Norton broke the shutout for St. Helens (2-9, 0-3) in the home half with a single to center that scored Mulcahy.
Mulcahy pitched six innings for two hits, three unearned runs, a walk and seven strikeouts. Kline threw the seventh for a walk and a strikeout.
Roberts threw 5.1 innings for three hits, an unearned run, three walks and three strikeouts. Senior Gunner Murk went the final 1.2 innings and struck out three Lions.
St. Helens is scheduled to host Parkrose, which it has beaten in each of the last four meetings, at 5 p.m. on Friday.
St. Helens 1
M 100 200 0 3 2 2
SH 000 100 0 1 3 3
RBIs M: Robbie Santos, Chase Anderson; SH: Levi Norton.
St. Helens 8,
SH 023 100 2 8 9 0
M 000 000 0 0 3 1
2B SH: Garrett Sukau, Justin Henningsen, Beau Mason; M: Cole Roberts. RBIs SH: Sukau 2, Quintin Galvin, Henningsen.