Band of Brothers send Prodigal Sons packing
Joseph Pike knocked in seven runs to lead Band of Brothers in a 25-4 win over the Prodigal Sons in the Men's Church Softball League at Morgan Sports Center.
Pike hit the cycle for seven RBIs.
In the first inning, Band of Brothers scored four runs then exploded in the second with 15 runs.
Mike Manthey and Phillip Glover each connected for three singles and one RBI for Band of Brothers. Michael Haynes belted a three-run homer.
John Franklin hit two doubles for Prodigal Sons. Jesse Hart doubled for two RBIs, and Dale Smith singled for an RBI.
• Back Pew Crew 20, Prodigal Sons 14
Back Pew Crew led by one run at the end of four innings. In the bottom of the sixth, Back Pew Crew brought in 10 runs to leave Prodigal behind.
Mike Cheney hit two doubles and a single for three RBIs for Back Pew Crew. Billy Roof doubled and hit two singles for two RBIs, and Chris Poole doubled and singled for four RBIs.
Harry Mandel hit five singles for two RBIs for Prodigal. Jesse Hart hit three singles for two RBIs and Dale Smith slapped a home run and a single for two RBIs.
• United Methodist Church Niceville 28, Band of Brothers 16
Niceville jumped out to a 16-8 lead in the first two innings.
Dan Williams was tops with a double and three singles for an RBI for Niceville. Jordan Maythers and Tommy Sharon each hit three singles.
Steve Kirby knocked in four runs on two doubles and a single for Band of Brothers. Michael Haynes doubled and hit two singles for an RBI, and Justin Chaknis hit three singles.
• Destiny Worship Center 19, Chapel at Crosspoint 6
Destiny led 12-0 at the end of three innings.
Kyle Andrews was tops for Destiny with two triples and a double for two RBIs. Brandon Crumbley ripped a home run and a double for three RBIs, and David Schmidt hit two doubles and a single for an RBI. David Nelson and Justin Neece each clobbered a home run.
Dan Wilcoxen doubled and hit two singles for the Chapel. Joe Feltner and Nelson Campbell each doubled and singled.
• Destin United Methodist 29, Chapel at Crosspoint 13
Methodist took a 16-11 lead in the first two innings and managed to put the game away in five.
Andrew McLendon blasted two home runs and three singles for seven RBI for Methodist. Brian Martinez connected for two home runs, a double and two singles for five RBIs. Rob Morgan tripled and hit three singles for three RBIs.
Chris Brooks hit three singles for two RBIs for Crosspoint. Dan Wilcoxen homered and doubled for two RBIs, and Joe Feltner hit two singles for two RBIs.
• Back Pew Crew 16, D-Unit 15
Down 11-9 at the end of five innings, Back Pew Crew pulled it out in the seventh inning with six runs.
Jamie Steiner homered, hit two doubles and a single for five RBIs for Back Pew Crew. Tucker Ellis hit two singles, and Billy Roof homered and doubled for an RBI. Justin Ray also slapped a home run.
Justin Moore tripled and hit two singles for three RBIs for D-Unit. Chris Shock hit three singles for an RBI, and Brett Ochsenreiter doubled and hit two singles for two RBIs.
• D-Unit 28, Destiny Worship Center 24
At the end of five innings, the game was tied at 18-18. D-Unit pulled it out in the last two innings with 10 runs.
Harrison Freeman doubled and hit four singles for three RBIs for D-Unit. Gage Garrett hit an in-the-park homer, two doubles and a single for two RBIs.
Justin Neece slapped two homers and two singles for four RBIs for Destiny. Brandon Patzig homered, doubled and singled for two RBIs.