Five runs batted in from Nick Capogreco helped lead Metro Ice past NEO Whoppers 11-1 on Friday. Capogreco drove in runs on a walk in the second, a single in the fourth, and a single in the sixth.
Warren Metro Ice took an early lead in the first inning. Nick Zajaczkowski drove in a run when he singled in the first inning.
Warren Metro Ice scored five runs in the sixth inning. The big inning was thanks to a single by Nick Capogreco, a single by Derek Morrison, and a single by Jake Foster.
DJ Morvay earned the win for Metro Ice. He pitched six innings, allowing one run, five hits, and striking out 11. Tyler Gaskill took the loss for NEO Whoppers. He went four innings, giving up five runs, four hits, and striking out one.
Zajaczkowski led Warren Metro Ice with three stolen bases, as they ran wild on the base paths with 13 stolen bases.
NEO Whoppers had five hits in the game. Gage Elza and Nick Mitchell each collected multiple hits for NEO Whoppers.