Riverside Boys Walk Away with Win


The Riverside varsity baseball team hosted Dayton Northridge Thursday night in a league matchup.

The Pirates came away with a 6-2 win after falling behind 2-0 going into the 3rd inning.

Aiden Manning delivered a pinch-hit 2-run double to tie the game up at two in the bottom of the 3rd.

Gavin Orsborne put Riverside ahead for good with an RBI double in the bottom of the 4th.

Landon Purtee started the game on the mound for the Pirates going 2 and 2/3rds innings giving up 3 hits and 2 runs and striking out 2.

Cooper Crouch picked up the win in relief going 3 and 1/3 innings giving up 2 hits and no runs while striking out 6.

Orsborne led the Pirate offense going 2-3 at the plate.

Riverside improves to 2-0 on the season and 1-0 in league play.