Lake Orion defeated De La Salle Collegiate 5-0 on Friday in the first game of a doubleheader as two pitchers combined to throw a shutout. Ben Ulrich struck out Easton Sikorski to finish off the game.
The Dragons tallied three runs in the sixth inning. Lake Orion’s big bats in the inning were led by fielder’s choices by Reid Schoenberg and Jimmy Scibor and a single by Andre Orselli.
Josh Slayton led the Dragons to victory on the pitcher’s mound. He lasted six innings, allowing three hits and zero runs while walking one. Ulrich threw one inning in relief out of the bullpen.
The Dragons racked up eight hits on the day. Scibor and Kobe Manzo each had multiple hits for Dragons.
Lake Orion’s record improves to 2-0 on the young season.