The HSE Royals fell behind early and couldn’t come back in a 5-1 loss to McCutcheon on Saturday. The Royals lost despite out-hitting McCutcheon five to three.
John McCall took the loss for the Royals. McCall went three innings, allowing three runs on two hits, striking out eight and walking one. Colin St. Clair came in the fourth inning, he allowing two runs on one hit, striking out 6, and walking two. Logan Callaghan came into pitch the final inning.
Noah Wolf, Griffen Haas, Hunter Dilts, Landon Riekhof, and Payton Hilfiker each managed one hit.
The Royals will begin conference action on Wednesday when they travel to Brownsburg. The game will begin at 6 pm.