As an eighth grader Joe Peregrim has been a huge asset to the modified baseball team. As one of the team’s captains he displays outstanding teamwork and an extraordinary work ethic. Joe helped the team over the weekend by throwing 4 shut out innings against Albany, recording 6 strike outs in a 6-0 victory. Joe also contributed with his bat blasting the ball in the third inning for a 2-run double. In his last at bat during a game against South Colonie last Monday afternoon, Joe hit a line drive down the right field line and was able to leg out an in the park homerun.
7th grader Hayley Whitsett went 1 for 3 with a double and 2 RBIs in a tough loss to Ballston Spa. She bounced back last Thursday to help best Saratoga, batting 2 for 4 with a double and 3 RBIs, scoring 2 runs herself. Hayley also pitched a complete game, striking out 9 and giving up no hits for a 15-1 win.