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West Lyon Scores Late Against Okoboji In Conference Opener

Wed 5-31-2017

Okoboji battled with West Lyon in the conference opener Tuesday night but ended up losing 6-3 thanks to three runs scored in the 6th inning by the Wildcats.  The game was tied at two after 4 innings and tied at three after 5 innings.  In the bottom of the 6th inning, West Lyon scored 3 runs on just 1 hit, a walk, an Okoboji error and hit batter.  The Wildcats would shut out the Pioneers in the 7th inning to hold on for the win.  Okoboji was led by Sean Greiner with all 3 RBI's.  West Lyon got a good pitching performance from Isaac Heyer.  He went 6 2/3 and gave up 3 runs on 7 hits while striking out 10.  West Lyon is 3-2, 1-0 and Okoboji falls to 2-2, 0-1.