Holley Hits Walk-Off Single, Baseball Tops Marietta in Extras 7-6

Holley Hits Walk-Off Single, Baseball Tops Marietta in Extras 7-6

ROME, Ga. — Berry’s Reeve Holley hit an RBI single through the right side to give the Vikings baseball team a 7-6 walk off victory in extra innings over the Marietta Pioneers on Saturday afternoon. The win improved Berry’s record to 13-6.

J.T. Eggert earned the start, tossing 4.2 innings with five strikeouts. William Gibbons earned the win in relief, throwing 3.0 innings of no-hit baseball.

HOW IT HAPPENED:

  • Berry jumped out to a 1-0 lead in the second inning off an RBI single from Weston Bray.
  • Marietta went on to plate one in the fourth and four in the fifth to go ahead 5-1.
  • The Vikings got one two back in the home half of the fifth inning after Dalton Smith scored on a balk and Reeve Holley hit an RBI groundout to first.
  • Marietta tacked on another in the sixth off an RBI double down the left field line.
  • Zack Walch then hit a two-RBI single up the middle in the home half of the sixth to cut the deficit to 6-5.
  • Spence Johns then drove home the equalizer in the ninth inning with an RBI single.
  • Holley then walked the game off in the bottom of the 10th with a hit through the right side.

BERRY STANDOUTS:

  • Zack Walch: 4-for-5, 2 RBIs, 2 R
  • Spence Johns: 2-for-5, RBI
  • Quinn Smith: 2-for-4, 2 R
  • Weston Bray: 2-for-5, RBI
  • Dalton Smith: 2-for-4, 2 R
  • William Gibbons: W (2-1), 3.0 IP, 0 H, 3 K

UP NEXT:

Berry hosts SUNY Cortland tomorrow at 3:00 p.m.