Thursday, April 20, 2017 – Franklin Olivares threw a complete game 2-hit shutout and went 2 for 3 at the plate with a double, triple and 2 RBIs to lead the La Salle Academy JV Cardinals to a 10-0 win over Scanlan High School in 5 innings at East River Park. With the win the JV Cards improve to 3-2 overall and 3-0 CHSAA A Division.
It was the best game of the year so far for the JV as eight different Cardinals scored on 10 hits. Scanlan was still in the game down 3 runs but their 4th inning rally was thwarted on bad baserunning and a heads up double play by the Cardinals defense to support Olivares 8 strikeouts.
The JV Cardinals are back in action on Tuesday, April 25th against St. John’s Prep at American Legion field in Brooklyn at 4:30pm.