Franklin County started Saturday’s doubleheader with a walk off win in the bottom of the 7th over Richmond, winning 9-8
Offensively, FC scattered 14 hits against Richmond. Senior Garrett Ertel recorded 3 hits while Joe Fields, Brant Ertel, Austin Short and Garrison Siedling all had 2 hits each. After going into the bottom of the 7th down by 1 run, Siedling sparked a 7th inning rally by doubling to left. After tying the game, Garrett Ertel sent a pitch over the left fielder’s head to score the winning run.
Brady Brandenburg got the start and went 4 strong innings before being lifted from the game. After Joe Fields pitched in relief, Garrett Ertel came in in the 7th to record the 3rd out and getting credit for the win.