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Southeast Region Advances To United States Championship Game With 8-4 Victory Over Great Lakes Region


Great Lakes jumped out to an early lead, but was unable to hold on and lost 8-4 to Southeast on Thursday.

A home run by Zach McWilliams gave Southeast the lead in the fourth inning.

McWilliams racked up four RBIs on one hit for Southeast. He homered in the fourth inning.

RJ Moore put together a nice outing. Great Lakes managed just two hits off of Moore, who allowed no earned runs, walked one and struck out five during his two innings of work.

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Despite the loss, Great Lakes' Isaiah Head dominated Southeast's batters, giving up two runs and striking out nine.

Ryan Oden got it done on the bump on the way to a win. He allowed four runs over four innings. He struck out six, walked two and surrendered six hits.

Drew Wolfram was charged with the loss. He allowed six runs in three innings, walked three and struck out three.

In the bottom of the first, Great Lakes grabbed the early lead, 2-0. After Devin Obee doubled, Spencer Newman doubled, bringing home Obee. Great Lakes added more runs when Newman scored on an RBI single by John Guthrie.

The game's last lead went to Southeast thanks to a fourth inning rally that saw five runs cross the plate on a home run by McWilliams and a sacrifice fly by Oden.


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