PACELLI SCORES 10 IN FIRST THREE INNINGS, DOWN WILD ROSE IN FIVE 13-2


Pacelli's Kadin Mayek stands in the batters box ready to hit vs Wild Rose.


By Mike Wendlandt

Zaleski Sports


WILD ROSE - Kaydin Mayek threw a complete game and drove in four runs to lead the Pacelli Cardinals baseball team to an opening day victory over Wild Rose 13-2 in five innings on the road Tuesday afternoon. The senior, playing in his first game as a Cardinal since 2019, struck out 12 while only allowing two hits to start the season 1-0.


For Coach Wayne Sankey, being able to take the field again wearing the Cardinal red and white wasn’t a moment lost on the team.


“It’s nice to finally get out there with these kids. They’ve been working hard for the past couple weeks and it was great to get this opportunity again,” Sankey said.


The Cardinals showed plenty of patience in the game, drawing eight walks and