Along with the Washburn heroics at the plate (2-for-2, HR, five RBI), Jake Mueller
went 3-for-4 with a stolen base and a run, Jarael Jenkins went 3-for-3, and Kevin Fulmer went 2-for-2.
got on the board as Domineke Albert's RBI-double scored Jake Mueller
then followed with a walk, and after an Albert flyout to center field, Jason Mohn walked to load the bases.
Shortstop Jake Mueller also chipped in, going 2-for-3 with a walk, one run scored and three RBI.
The win Tuesday over Lugoff was on the heels of an impressive 11-0 non-region win last Friday night over Belle Vernon, Pa., in which the Cavs
belted out 10 hits - including two each by Voelkel (2-for-3), Jake Mueller
(2-for-2, walk) and Shawn Carrion - and rode a solid pitching performance by Jenkins.
The Player of the Week feature on Mohn will air on WLTX on Wednesday, March 23. ... Senior Domineke Albert continued his tear at the plate, hitting a pair of home runs in the win over Ridge View... Senior center fielder Shawn Carrion recorded his first two-hit game of the season in the loss at Irmo... Shortstop Jake Mueller , an eighth grader, has hit safely in four of the Cavaliers' five region games entering the game vs.
The only game in which Mueller
did not get a hit was vs.
, but he
still did not make an out, reaching base in all four of his
plate appearances vs. the Blazers (three walks and one hit-by-pitch).
is batting .455 (5-for-11) with four walks, one hit-by-pitch, a .625 on-base percentage, three RBI, seven runs scored, and two stolen bases in three attempts in his
first five regular-season starts.
The 2011 Cavaliers will also feature several young newcomers ready to take on starting roles at the varsity level, including a pair of promising middle schoolers - catcher Shannon Glover and shortstop/second baseman Jake Mueller.