Panthers News · CP defeats Sparta 6-2

The Panthers defeated the Sparta Spartans on Thursday 6-2 behind the outstanding pitching of senior captain Hunter Spence. CP trailed 2-1 entering the seventh inning but was able to score 5 runs in the top of the seventh to secure the victory. Logan Brower tied the game with a perfectly executed squeeze bunt that scored Logan Serba, Nathan Hughes followed that up with a that scored Aidan Martin with what proved to be the winning run, the Panthers went on to scored 3 more runs on walks. The 5 run inning made Spence a winner for the second time this season, Hunter walked 2 and struck out 11 in his complete game outing. CP will continue OK Blue play next week with a 3 game series vs Coopersville.