BATAVIA — Five fielding errors and 11 walks by the pitching staff doomed Blanchester in 16-2 loss to Clermont Northeastern Friday night.
The SBAAC National Division game was played at Midland Field as part of the Cincinnati Reds Futures Showcase.
The Wildcats are now 5-3 in the division and chances of a league title are slipping away. BHS is 10-5 overall.
CNE stands 10-7 overall, 7-1 in the division. The Rockets are in first place in the division.
Trenton Czaika had three of five hits for Blanchester.
The Rockets had just seven hits.
April 23, 2021
Clermont NE 16 Blanchester 2
(2) BLANCHESTER (ab-r-h-rbi) Burch 2-1-0-0 Czaika 3-1-3-0 Rice 2-0-0-1 West 2-0-1-1 Coyle 0-0-0-0 Hamm 3-0-0-0 Wymer 1-0-0-0 Estep 1-0-0-0 Frump 1-0-1-0 C. Ficke 1-0-0-0 Sipple 2-0-0-0