Gunther’s walkoff gives Dodgers victory over Sheridan Troopers

The Laurel Dodgers know how to keep the fans in their seats.
On Saturday, the Dodgers took a game in dramatic fashion, with a 5-4 walk-off victory over Sheridan Troopers. The game was tied at four with Dodgers batting in the bottom of the seventh when Noah Gunther doubled off of Jacob Boint, driving in one run.
The Sheridan Troopers captured the lead in the first inning.
After the Sheridan Troopers scored two runs in the top of the third, the Dodgers answered with two of their own. Sheridan Troopers scored when Connor Jorgenson doubled off of Carson Hoke, driving in two runs. The Dodgers then answered when Kanyin Moran doubled off of Jorgenson, driving in two runs.
The Troopers evened things up at four in the top of the sixth inning. An error scored one run for Sheridan Troopers.
Carson West earned the win for Dodgers. He threw two and a third innings, surrendering one run, two hits, striking out one, and walking one. Jorgenson took the loss for Sheridan Troopers. He pitched six and two-thirds innings, surrendering six runs, and eight hits.
Hoke started the game for Dodgers. He tossed four and two-thirds innings, giving up three runs, five hits, and striking out two.
Laurel collected nine hits. Noah Gunther and Dawson Cortese each collected multiple hits for Dodgers. Cortese and Gunther each collected three hits to lead Dodgers.
The Dodgers host Dillon this Saturday and hope to continue their dominance of the Cubs. They defeated Dillon at Dillon on May 6.
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