Team NWAACC USA Advances To Bronze Medal Game

August 22, 2013 Box Score

With a 7-4 victory over Team Canada, NWAACC USA advances to the bronze medal game on Thursday against Chinese-Taipei. Once again, NWAACC USA’s continued clutch two out hitting was the key to the game as they scored four of their seven runs with two outs.

A four-run fourth inning for NWAACC USA broke a 2-2 deadlock thanks to an RBI single by Ty Holm, a two run single by Tyler Baumgartner and an RBI single by Cory Urquart.

Eight of the nine NWAACC USA starters had at least one hit. Baumgartner went 2-3 with three runs and a pair of RBI while Urqyart went 3-5

Adrian Martinez started the game for NWAACC USA and earned the victory.

Christian Bannister, who came in to start the eighth, got himself into a bases-loaded situation in the ninth but Scott Kuzminsky was brought in to face Charlie Strandland and on Kuzminsky’s first pitch he hit into a double play that ended the game