Andrew Garcia came up big at the dish and on the mound, leading the Patchogue-Medford Raiders Varsity to a 13-2 win over Sachem East on Thursday at Sachem East High School.
Andrew put himself in scoring position with three extra-base hits for the Patchogue-Medford Raiders Varsity. He singled in the first inning, homered in the fourth inning, and doubled in the third and fifth innings.
The Patchogue-Medford Raiders Varsity relied on Andrew to eat up innings en route to the win. Andrew allowed one earned run, seven hits and no walks while striking out four over seven innings of work.
The Patchogue-Medford Raiders Varsity blew out Sachem East thanks to 16 hits, including six extra base hits. The Patchogue-Medford Raiders Varsity scored six runs in the fourth on the Patchogue-Medford Raiders Varsity scored in the fourth on a three-run home run by Zach Genaway, a solo home run by Andrew, a sacrifice fly by Brad Malm, and an RBI single by John Shwonik.
Matt Codispoti, Andrew, Zach Genaway and Brett Malm helped lead the Patchogue-Medford Raiders Varsity. They combined for 11 hits and nine RBIs.
Bashen took the loss for Sachem East. He lasted just two innings, walked two, struck out none, and allowed five runs.
The game's last lead went to the Patchogue-Medford Raiders Varsity thanks to a first inning rally that saw two runs cross the plate on a sacrifice fly by Matt and an RBI single by Andrew.
The Patchogue-Medford Raiders Varsity built upon their lead with four runs in the third. A passed ball scored PJ Martino for the inning's first run. That was followed up by Andrew's double, scoring Zach Genaway.
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