The JV baseball team went toe to toe in a back and forth battle with Lutheran Westland.. The Trojans found themselves ahead 9-3 early behind the hot hitting of Josh Hood, who had 2 doubles. The Warriors of Lutheran Westland came back and tied the game 9-9 in the 2nd inning. The Warriors then went ahead 16 – 10, but the Trojans did not give up as they scored 8 runs in the top of the 5th to take the lead 18-16. After the Warriors again went up 19-18, the Trojans scored 2 runs in the top of the 7th to take the lead back 20-19. The Warriors would not be denied though as they scored 2 runs in the bottom of the 7th to secure the victory 21-20. The Trojans had 20 hits, led by Antonio Iuliano’s 5 hits. Evan Budgery, Josh Hood and Dylan Dean also added 3 hits each.
The Trojans next game is Thursday April 18th away at Cabrini H.S. 4:30.