Lakeside playoff dreams stopped in loss to Mangham

Lakeside Warriors fell behind early and couldn’t come back in a 4-2 loss to Mangham Dragons Thursday.  Mangham scored on a error in the first inning, a walk by Austin Lively in the first inning, and a single by Gage Hutson in the second inning.
Lakeside evened things up at two in the bottom of the first inning.  CJ Watts grounded out, scoring one run.
The Dragons pulled away for good with two runs in the second inning.  In the second Hutson singled on the first pitch of the at bat, scoring two runs.
Hutson pitched Mangham to victory. He lasted seven innings, allowing three hits and two runs while striking out three and walking one.
Cooper Chase toed the rubber for the Warriors. Chase lasted one and one-third innings, allowing zero hits and four runs while striking out one.  Jordan Isbell threw five and two-thirds innings in relief out of the bullpen.
Bradley Dick went 2-for-3 at the plate to lead Lakeside in hits.
Hutson led Mangham Dragons Varsity with two hits in four at bats.