March 30 D10 Baseball/Softball Recaps
DISTRICT 10 BASEBALL
NORTH EAST 9, GREENVILLE 5
GREENVILLE, Pa. – North East erupted for eight runs in the sixth inning in a 9-5 win over Greenville.
Owen Kemp and Steve Owens set the tone at the top of the order for the Grape Pickers, knocking in a pair of runs each, while Anthony Rizzo was 2-for-4 with a pair of runs and David Gibson 2-for-4 with an RBI and a run for North East.
In the sixth, Aden Bulger, Andrew Aspden, Vinny Triana, Kemp, Owens and Rizo all drove in runs.
Bulger went the first four inning on the mound, allowing just one unearned run on two hits, striking out seven without issuing a walk. Tyler Wittman went the final three innings for North East.
Nick Solderich went 1-for-3 with a double and a pair of RBI for Greenville, while Riley Kneeland, Bennett Hayne and Bryce Stubert also had RBIs.
Francisco Domingues took the loss, allowing one run one hit and three walks in two innings of work.
SHARON 12, WEST MIDDLESEX 1, 6 innings
WEST MIDDLESEX, Pa. – Sharon scored five run in the first inning and never looked back in a 12-1 win over West Middlesex.
Mark Cattron and Ross Stanek drove in two runs each, while Hayden Scarmak belted a solo home run.
Peyton Koss had three hits as the Tigers scored three runs in the fourth and three more in the fifth inning to put the game away. Every starter in the Sharon lineup recorded at least one hit.
Cole Voytik got the win, allowing one run on two hits in 3 ⅔ innings, walking three and striking out five. Stanek went 1 ⅓ innings, allowing just one walk and striking out three.
Devin Gruver had the lone RBI for West Middlesex. Richie Preston took the loss, allowing five runs in his inning of work on five hits, walking one and striking out two.
DISTRICT 10 SOFTBALL
SHARON 6, JAMESTOWN 2
SHARON, Pa. – Miranda Metro had a pair of hits and an RBI as Sharon knocked off Jamestown, 6-2.
Metro tossed seven innings, allowing two unearned runs on just three hits, walking two and striking out four.
The Tigers scored four runs in the second inning, which proved to be enough. The runs in the second came on an error, an RBI single from Metro, with an error that allowed another run to score, and an RBI single from Ella Connelly.
Connelly finished with two hits and two RBIs, while Claire Bodien belted a solo home run.
Savannah Thurber took the loss, allowing two earned runs in six innings on seven hits, walking one and striking out six.
Kiley Matters went 2-for-3 with an RBI for the Muskies.
GROVE CITY 10, SLIPPERY ROCK 4
GROVE CITY, Pa. – Courtney Saylor drove in three runs and Rylie Eaton two as Grove City beat Slippery Rock, 10-4.
Saylor went 1-for-3 with a run scored and a walk, while Eaton had two doubles and two runs scored.
Maya Kirk, Abby Geiger and Morgan Eaton all had multiple hits for the Eagles.
Kirk got the win, allowing two run in four innings. She surrendered four hits on two walks, striking out one.
Ciana D’Antoni hit a two-run home run and drove in three runs for Slippery Rock.
Paige Gresgott took the loss, allowing five earned runs in six innings, surrendering 11 hits and striking out eight.
WEST MIDDLESEX 8, LAKEVIEW 5
WEST MIDDLESEX, Pa. – A three-run home run in the fourth inning by Alaina Bowers proved to be the big blow as West Middlesex knocked off Lakeview, 8-5.
The Big Reds scored three run in the first inning, coming on a 2-run single off the bat of Lillie Holt and an error.
Kaylee Long got the win in relief for the Big Reds, allowing four runs (one earned) on six hits, walking three and striking out seven.
Zoe Proper had two hits and drove in a pair of runs for the Sailors, while Reagan Booher had three hits and an RBI.
Faith Cox took the loss, allowing eight runs (six earned) in six innings, allowing four hits and five walks, striking out two.
BROOKFIELD (OHIO) 6, HICKORY 5
HERMITAGE, Pa. – Kaitlyn Gilliant drove in four runs for Hickory, but it was visiting Brookfield (Ohio) that came away with a 6-5 victory.
Brookfield broke open a 4-4 tie with a pair of runs in the top of the sixth.
Hickory tried to stage a rally in the seventh, as Kendra Koerth belted a solo home run with one out, followed by a walk to Hallie Miller, who advanced to second on a groundout, but Brookfield was able to get out of the jam to preserve the win.
Madeline Myers took the loss, allowing two runs (one earned) in two innings on four hits.
WILMINGTON 23, FARRELL 0, 3 innings
NEW WILMINGTON, Pa. – Faith Jones homered and drove in six runs as Wilmington toppled Farrell, 23-0 in three innings.
Karah Deal and Paije Peterson drove in three runs apiece for the Greyhounds, while McKenna Bucker belted a solo home run. Jones also scored four runs, while Deal crossed the plate three times and Graeson Grubbs went 3-for-4 with three runs and two RBI.
Wilmington scored 11 runs in the first inning and 12 in the second inning.
Peterson got the win, tossing three innings and allowing just one hit while striking out six.
Maria Harrison took the loss for Farrell.