Beach Bums Tops Thunderbolts, Snap Skid

TRAVERSE CITY – The Traverse City Beach Bums snapped a six-game skid with a 3-2 win over the Windy City Thunderbolts at Wuerfel Park on Friday.

Trailing 2-1 through 4 1/2 innings, Luke Lowery drove in Isaac Benard on a two-out RBI double to tie the contest. Steve Lohr then followed up with an RBI single, bringing home Lowery for the go-ahead score.

Jordan Desguin allowed two earned runs on five hits while striking out seven over six innings to earn the win. John Michael Knighton tossed the final two innings of hitless ball in relief to collect the save for the Beach Bums (10-14).

The two teams continue their series at 7:05 p.m. Saturday.