Bainbridge Island first baseman Angel Maldonado grabs an errant throw on a pickoff move. Steve Powell/Bainbridge Island Review photos

Bainbridge Island first baseman Angel Maldonado grabs an errant throw on a pickoff move. Steve Powell/Bainbridge Island Review photos

BI powers it way by Klahowya 13-3

  • Wednesday, April 14, 2021 10:17am
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The Bainbridge Island baseball team improved to 5-1 last week with a 13-3 win at home over Klahowya.

The Spartans got off to a good start as JR Ritchie hit a line-drive triple in the gap to right center to make it 1-0.

BI plated a couple more in the second on a couple of doubles and an RBI single.

On the mound Ritchie also dominated for two innings.

Nathan DeSchryver came on and struggled some with his control as the Eagles came back some.

But BI overpowered the visitors from Silverdale the rest of the way to win handily, dropping Klahowya to 5-2.

BI has been dominant this year outscoring it’s opponents 71-13.

Jasiah George is tagged out by the catcher.

Jasiah George is tagged out by the catcher.

JR Ritchie was dominant on the mound against the Eagles.

JR Ritchie was dominant on the mound against the Eagles.

Owen McWilliam is all smiles talking to his teammates and coach during a timeout after swiping a base.

Owen McWilliam is all smiles talking to his teammates and coach during a timeout after swiping a base.

Angel Maldonado takes a swing at a pitch.

Angel Maldonado takes a swing at a pitch.

JR Ritchie smiles after almost getting hit by an inside pitch.

JR Ritchie smiles after almost getting hit by an inside pitch.

Coach Geoff Brown (2) and the infield meets on the mound to discuss a first and third defensive situation.

Coach Geoff Brown (2) and the infield meets on the mound to discuss a first and third defensive situation.

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