Joliet Tops Washington 6-1

Joliet, IL —The Joliet Slammers presented by ATI Physical Therapy beat the Washington Wild Things 6-1 Thursday night.

The Slammers started the scoring for the night with Ridge Hoopii-Haslam hitting an RBI single.  LJ Kalawaia then hit a grand slam to extend the lead to 5-0 after the first.

James Harris hit an RBI sacrifice fly to score the lone Wild Things run to make it 5-1 after the third inning.

Trenton Hill bolstered the Slammer lead to 6-1 after hitting a sacrifice fly that scored Travis Bolin in the fourth inning.

Today’s Merchants and Manufacturers Bank Player of the Game is Travis Bolin who went 3-5 with two runs scored.

The Slammers return home Friday, August 17th at 7:05 as they open a three game series vs. the Lake Erie Crushers.