Dylan San Nicolas had an RBI single in the top of the eighth inning Saturday, and Jordan Bohnet struck out two to lock down the save in Liberty baseball’s 5-4, eight-inning road win against Silverado.
Mason Bowden singled to start the eighth, and Kaeden Camat-Toki bunted him to second. Bowden scored on the hit by San Nicolas.
Garrett Maloney started for Liberty, and pitched 5⅔ innings and allowed two unearned runs. The Patriots led 4-2 going to the bottom of the seventh, but the Skyhawks scored twice to tie it.
Ethan Safier doubled and knocked in two for the Patriots, and Camat-Toki had a pair of doubles. Liberty’s Zanden Shim doubled, and San Nicolas was 2-for-3.
Caleb Hubbard doubled twice for the Skyhawks, and Sean Graves had a triple. Tyler Paasche pitched three shutout innings of relief for Silverado.