ST. MARYS, Pa. – Charlie Coudriet’s single to left with two outs in the bottom of the seventh secured a 1-0 win for St. Marys over Clarion-Limestone in a pitching duel between Coudriet and a pair of C-L hurlers.
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Kohen Kemmer had gotten the first two outs in the seventh in a scoreless game before St. Marys strung together two walks and two hits to win the game.
Ben Paul drew a five-pitch walk to get the rally started and Dan Schutz followed with a single to center moving Paul to second. Schutz was 2-for-2 in the game.
Lucas Bauer then walked on five pitches bringing up Coudriet, who won the game on a 1-1 pitch.
Coudriet gave up just one hit in his seven innings of work and needed just 76 pitches to secure the win. He walked one and struck out seven. He came two outs from throwing a no-hitter before Jordan Hesdon broke up the no-no with one out in the top of the seventh with a base hit to left.
Logan Lutz started for C-L and went 3 ⅔ innings allowing three hits and a walk and striking out three. Kemmer then pitched three innings allowing one earned run on four hits and three walks.
Vinny Lenze also had two hits for St. Marys going 2-for-3.
CLEARFIELD 3, HUNTINGDON 0
HUNTINGDON, Pa. – Hunter Rumsky and Morgen Billotte combined on a three-hit shutout to lead Clearfield to a 3-0 road win over Huntingdon.
Rumsky pitched 6 ⅓ innings of scoreless ball before hitting the 100-pitch limit. He gave up three hits and a walk while striking out eight.
Billotte came in and got the last two outs striking out one and walking one.
Kam Kushner was 2-for-2 with a run scored for Clearfield, while Cole Bloom and Wil Domico had RBIs for the Bison with Domico going 1-for-4.
Ashton Steele was 1-for-3 with a double for Huntingdon.
Eric Mykut took the loss going 3 ⅔ innings allowing three runs, two earned, on three hits and four walks while striking out four.
DUBOIS 6, JOHNSONBURG 3
DUBOIS, Pa. – Noah Farrell had three hits and drove in three runs to lead DuBois past visiting Johnsonburg, 6-3, at Showers Field in DuBois.
Farrell was 3-for-4 in the contest.
Davey Augenbaugh also drove in a pair of runs for the Beavers while hitting a sac fly and walking once while Tyler Chamberlin and Kaden Clark each scored twice.
Chamberlain was 2-for-2 with two walks.
Kaden Dennis went 2-for-3 with a double and two RBIs for Johnsonburg.
Farrell got the win going four innings allowing three earned runs on two hits, five walks, and a hit batter. Chamberlin picked up the save going three innings allowing three hits and a walk while striking out five.
Cameron Larkin took the loss going two innings giving up four earned runs on four hits, four walks, and a hit batter while striking out two.
Derek Beimel pitched three innings giving up an unearned run on two hits and three walks while striking out one, and Hunter Beeler threw one inning allowing an earned run on a hit and two walks.
PUNXSUTAWNEY 11, REDBANK VALLEY 1, 6 INNINGS
PUNXSUTAWNEY, Pa. – Zeke Bennett had three hits and two RBIs to pace an 11-run effort for Punxsutawney in an 11-1, six-inning win over visiting Redbank Valley.
Bennett was 3-for-3 and also scored a run for the Chucks, who also got two hits apiece from Zach Dinger (2-for-5, 1 RBI) and Carter Savage (2-for-3, 1 BB, 1 RBI).
Peyton Hetrick drove in a pair of runs in the victory as well going 1-for-2 with a double, a walk, and a run scored.
Mason Clouse was 1-for-2 with a run scored for Redbank Valley.
Three pitchers went two innings each for Punxsutawney.
Jake Sikora, the middle of those three, got the win allowing one hit and a walk while striking out six.
Coy Martino started and went two innings allowing an earned run on a hit and three walks while striking out six.
Nevin Day finished off the game by allowing a walk while striking out three.
Ty Carrier took the loss going three innings allowing six runs, three earned, on six hits and two walks while striking out one. Braylon Wagner pitched 2 ⅓ innings allowing five runs, four earned, on five hits and five walks while striking out one.
PORT ALLEGANY 9, BRADFORD 2
PORT ALLEGANY, Pa. – Scoring five runs in the second and four in the fifth, Port Allegany picked up a 9-2 home win over Bradford.
Aiden Bliss drove in a pair of runs for the Gators while going 1-for-2 with two walks and a run scored, while Henry Troupe was 2-for-3 with a double, an RBI, and two runs scored.
T Carinci also scored twice for Port Allegany going 1-for-2 with a walk.
Wyatt Stark was 2-for-3 with a double, a run scored, and an RBI for Bradford.
Drew Evens got the win going six innings allowing two runs, one earned, on four hits, a walk, and a hit batter while striking out 12.
Nick Wilfong pitched an inning of scoreless relief walking two and striking out two.
Anthony Lama took the loss pitching 1 ⅔ of an inning allowing five runs, four earned, on two hits, four walks, and a hit batter while striking out four.
Talan Reese struck out five and walked two in three innings of relief. He did allow four unearned runs on two hits.
CAMERON COUNTY 16, GALETON 1, 3 INNINGS
EMPORIUM, Pa. – Using a 10-run first inning Cameron County raced to a 16-1, three-inning win over visiting Galeton.
Jesop Farabaugh drove in three runs for the Red Raiders while going 2-for-3 with a run scored.
Maddox Baughman, Eastyn Solveson, Lathan Reed, and Anthony Mastriania each added a pair of RBIs for Cameron County.
Baughman was 1-for-3 with a double and a run scored, Solveson was 2-for-2 with a walk and two runs scored, Reed was 2-for-2 with a double and two runs scored, and Mastriania was 1-for-2 with two runs scored.
Ryan Shaffer chipped in by scoring two runs in the win and going 1-for-1 with a triple, three walks, and an RBI, while Treyton Tucker was 3-for-3 with a double and three runs scored.
Solveson got the win allowing one unearned run despite not giving up a hit. He walked three and struck out three in three innings of work.
Gavin Sykora walked twice and scored the lone run for Galeton.
Levi Evans took the loss allowing 13 earned runs on 11 hits and three walks while striking out one in 1 ⅓ innings worked.
LAKEVIEW 6, A-C VALLEY/UNION 1
DUBOIS, Pa. – A four-run third inning helped Lakeview top A-C Valley/Union, 6-1, at Showers Field in DuBois.
Owen Dye led Lakeview going 2-for-3 with a double, a walk, a run scored, and two RBIs, while Cody Fagley was 2-for-4 with an RI and two runs scored, and Maddox Bell went 1-for-3 with a triple and two RBIs.
Bailey Crissman had an RBI for A-C Valley while Trey Fleming went 1-for-3 with a run scored and Lane Bauer was 1-for-2 with a double.
Evan Reiser got the win going six innings allowing no runs on two hits and two walks while striking out five.
Chris Mong allowed a run on a hit and a walk in one inning of work.
Sebastian Link took the loss going 2 ⅔ innings allowing four unearned runs on four hits and a walk.
Crissman gave up two unearned runs (A-C Valley committed eight errors in the game) on a hit while striking out one, and Alex Preston had two strikeouts in his lone inning of work.