Veritas baseball falls to Lansing

Veritas Christian’s baseball team scored four runs in the bottom of the first inning but it wasn’t enough to keep up with Lansing in an 18-6 loss on Tuesday at the Orlis Cox Sports Complex in Ottawa.

In the first inning, the Eagles (5-5) took advantage of two errors and four walks. But then they hurt themselves by committing three errors.

Veritas is scheduled to play St. John’s on Thursday.

Lansing 054 036 – 18 9 4

Veritas 400 002 – 6 5 3

W – Caleb Adams. L – Tucker Flory.

2B – Dakota Still, Caleb Adams, Dylan Ward, Lansing.

Veritas highlights – Kammal Dowdell, 1 for 4, run, RBI; Rondre Diederich, 1 for 3, run, RBI; Michael Hull, 1 for 3, RBI; Reed Wilson, 1 for 3, run.