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Even though Maumee gave up six runs in the second inning, they still defeated Swanton 10-6 on Wednesday.

The big inning for Swanton came thanks to a triple by Garrett Swank, an error on a ball put in play by Kaden Curtis, and a double by Hunter Gowing.

Both offenses were strong at the plate as Maumee collected five hits and Swanton four in the high-scoring affair. Swanton opened up scoring in the second inning when Swank tripled on the first pitch of the at-bat, scoring three runs. Maumee took the lead for good with two runs in the third inning. In the third, two errors scored two runs for Maumee.

Maumee batters contributing to the big second inning included Logan Phillips and Brayden Meeks, all sending runners across the plate with RBIs.

Meeks got the win for Maumee, surrendering zero runs on two hits over five and a third innings, striking out eight. Gowing took the loss for Swanton. The pitcher surrendered seven runs on two hits over three and a third innings, striking out two.

Eli Seiler started the game for Maumee. The fireballer lasted one and two-thirds innings, allowing two hits and six runs while striking out three.

Meeks went 2-for-3 at the plate to lead Maumee in hits.