Siegel watched the game slip away early and couldn’t recover in a 9-0 loss to Blackman on Monday. Blackman took the lead on a single in the first inning.
The Stars struggled to put runs on the board and had a tough time defensively containing Blackman, giving up nine runs.
Blackman got things moving in the first inning, when Blaze Bell singled on a 2-0 count, scoring two runs.
One bright spot for Siegel was a single by Cooper Moss in the third inning.
Drew Beam earned the victory on the pitcher’s mound for Blackman. He allowed one hit and zero runs over six innings, striking out 14 and walking one. Lucas Kidd threw one inning in relief out of the bullpen.
Jaden Lasley took the loss for the Stars. He allowed seven hits and six runs over four innings, striking out five.
Moss led Siegel with one hit in two at bats.
Blackman racked up 12 hits on the day. Bell, Conner Murphy, and Carter Warner all collected multiple hits for Blackman. Bell went 3-for-4 at the plate to lead Blackman in hits.