Masen Hibbeler hit a single with the bases loaded to help the White team defeat the Orange team 5-2 at the Orange and White Fall World Series at UFCU Disch-Falk Field Thursday night.
Hibbeler finished 3 for 5 with two RBIs as the White team had nine hits to the Orange team’s six.
David Hamilton, Zach Zubia and Alec Carr each notched two hits for the Orange team.
Owen Meaney earned the win, getting out of a bases-loaded jam with no outs. Matt Whelan started for the White team and pitched three scoreless innings.
Duke Ellis scored two runs for the White team, reaching base three times.
The second game of the series starts Friday at 3 p.m.
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