BETHLEHEM — The Blaze 18U and the squad from Brunswick played to a 12-12 tie at Line Drive Fields in a four inning game cut short by a lack of daylight.
Brunswick jumped out in front with four runs in the top of the first but the Blaze came back with 10 of their own to take a six run lead after one.
Brunswick fought back with eight runs over the next three innings to take a 12-10 lead heading into the bottom of the fourth when the Blaze scored two runs — including a homerun by Morgan Ryerson — to tie it up before the game was called due to darkness.
The Caitlyn Gallagher went 2 for 3 with three RBIs to lead the Blaze while Kelsey Simonian went 2 for 2 with two RBIS and Ashley Ciafardo went 2 for 3 with an RBI and Brianna Hubiak went 2 for 3. Nicole Decker, Alana Ciafardo, Elaina Hallenbeck and Ryerson all added hits.
On the mound, Gallagher and Ryerson gave up a combined 12 runs on five hits while walking 11 and striking out four.
Bethlehem batters scored 12 runs on 12 hits while striking out five times and walking once.
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