May 13 District 9 baseball recaps
CLARION 8, OIL CITY 4
PAINT TWP., Pa. – Clarion erased an early 4-0 deficit to knock off visiting Oil City, 8-4, at the Clarion County Park.
The Oilers struck for four first-inning runs, but the Bobcats got within a run, 4-3, going to the fifth before scoring three times in the fifth and twice more in the six.
Dawson Smail led the Bobcats going 2-for-3 with a double, a triple, a walk, an RBI, and two runs scored, while Daunte Girvan was 2-for-3 with a double, a run scored, and an RBI. Derek Smail was also 1-for-1 with a double, two walks, and two runs scored.
Connor Highfield and Jacob Teeter each hit first-inning home runs for Oil City with Highfield going 1-for-3 with a walk, a run scored, and two RBIs and Teeter going 2-for-3 with a walk, a run scored, and an RBI.
Elijah Brosius was also 2-for-4 with an RBI for the Oilers, and Lincoln Kauffman was 2-for-4.
Matt Alston got the win going three innings allowing two hits and a walk while striking out one.
Tanner Miller started and went three innings allowing four runs, two earned, on six hits, and two walks while striking out four. Dawson Smail pitched a scoreless seventh.
Charlie Motter took the loss going 1 ⅓ innings in relief of Will McMahon allowing five unearned runs on three hits and two walks while striking out two.
McMahon went 4 ⅓ innings allowing three runs, two earned, on three hits while striking out three. Teeter pitched a ⅓ of an inning walking one.
OSWAYO VALLEY 8, GALETON 0
SHINGLEHOUSE, Pa. – Nikolas Bonney and Gaige Hohenwarter combined on a two-hit shutout, as Oswayo Valley downed visiting Galeton, 8-0.
Bonney went the first six innings giving up one hit, three walks, and a hit batter while striking out eight. Hohenwarter came on in the seventh and gave up one hit.
Cayden Black hit a home run to pace the Green Wave offense going 1-for-4 with a run scored and three RBIs.
Brayden Wiley tripled while going 2-for-3 with a walk, an RBI, and two runs scored for Oswayo Valley, Alek Harmon was 3-for-4 with a run scored, and Hohenwarter walked once and scored twice.
KANE 4, ELK COUNTY CATHOLIC 1
KANE, Pa. – Behind a strong mound performance from Harley Morris, Kane defeated visiting Elk County Catholic, 4-1.
Morris went 6 ⅓ innings before reaching the 100-pitch limit allowing one unearned run on three hits, a walk, and a hit batter while striking out five. Brock Wensel finished the game going ⅔ of an inning allowing an inherited run to score on one hit and a walk.
Andrew Jekielek hit a home run for the Wolves while going 2-for-3 with two runs scored and two RBIs.
Shane Ackley went 2-for-3 with a run scored.
Lance O’Neil went 2-for-4 with a double for ECC.
Ben Paul went five innings allowing four runs, two earned, on five hits and two walks while striking out two. Tommy Slay went one innings scoreless for the Crusaders.
JOHNSONBURG 8, BROCKWAY 0
RIDGWAY, Pa. – Kaden Dennis went 3-for-3 with a run scored and an RBI to lead Johnsonburg to an 8-0 win over visiting Brockway at Sandy Beach in Ridgway.
Domenic Allegretto went 2-for-3 with two runs scored and an RBI for the Rames, while Aiden Zimmerman scored twice.
Aiden Zimmerman got the win going five innings allowing four hits while striking out seven. Allegretto went two innings not allowing a hit while walking one and striking out four.
BROOKVILLE 11, ST. MARYS 6
BROOKVILLE, Pa. – Overcoming a 6-1 deficit, Brookville beat visiting St. Marys, 11-6.
The Raiders trailed by five after two innings thanks to a five-run second by the Dutch before scoring four in the third, three in the fifth, and three more in the sixth.
Senior Jamison Rhoades, on Senior Day, went 2-for-4 with a double, a walk, a run scored, and two RBIs, while fellow senior Hunter Geer was 2-for-4 with two runs scored and an RBI.
Hunter Roney drove in a pair of runs while going 1-for-4 with a walk and a run scored, and Riley Smith scored twice while going 1-for-2 with a walk.
Christian Coudriet doubled and homered for St. Marys while going 2-for-4 with two runs scored and an RBI, while Connor Buller also hit a home run and was 1-for-1 with three walks, a run scored, and two RBIs.
Also for the Dutch, Conner Straub was 2-for-4 with two RBIs.
Geer got the win in relief of Carson Weaver going 3 ⅓ innings scoreless. He didn’t allow a hit and walked three while striking out three.
Bryce Rafferty picked up the save pitching two scoreless, hitless innings walking four and striking out one.
Weaver started and lasted 1 ⅔ innings allowing six earned runs on six hits and three walks while striking out one.
Christian Coudriet took the loss going 4 ⅓ innings allowing seven runs, six earned, on seven hits and six walks while striking out seven.
Alex Vollmer gave up four runs, three earned, on two hits, two walks, and two hit batters while striking out one in 1 ⅓ innings. Carter Redmond retired the lone batter he faced.
MONITEAU 5, KEYSTONE 1
BUTLER, Pa. – A quarter of Moniteau pitchers were used to shut down Keystone on two hits, as the Warriors topped the visiting Panthers, 5-1, at Michelle Krill Memorial Field at Historic Pullman Park in Butler.
Branson Carson started and went three hitless innings walking two, hitting one, and striking out eight.
Carson Ritts got the win going three innings allowing one hit and a walk while striking out four.
Cooper Boozel gave up one earned run on one hit, two walks, and a hit batter in ⅓ of an inning of work, and Connor Ealy got the save striking out the lone batter he faced with the bases loaded in the seventh.
Carson was 2-for-3 with a run scored and two RBIs to lead the Moniteau offense with Jakub Obman going 2-for-3 with a triple and an RBI and Brock Matthews going 2-for-4 with two runs scored.
Nick Cosper was 1-for-3 with a run scored for Keystone with Seth Apel going 1-for-3.
Cosper took the loss going 3 ⅓ innings allowing three runs, two earned, on five hits, and a walk while striking out one. Aiden Sell pitched 1 ⅔ innings and was charged with two earned runs on four hits and a walk while striking out three. Cole Henry pitched a scoreless inning of relief needing just four pitches to get three outs.
REDBANK VALLEY 14, NORTH CLARION 3, 5 INNINGS
FRILLS CORNERS, Pa. – Getting multiple hits from five different players Redbank Valley picked up a 14-3, five-inning road win over North Clarion.
Owen Clouse was 3-for-3 with a triple, two runs scored, and two RBIs, and Ty Carrier was 3-for-4 with three RBIs to lead the Bulldogs.
Tyler Hetrick also went 2-for-3 with a double, a walk, two runs scored, and two RBIs for Redbank Valley with Tate Minich going 2-for-4 with three runs scored, and Mason Clouse 2-for-4 with an RBI and two runs scored.
Cam Wagner added a double in the win going 1-for-2 with two walks, a run scored, and two RBIs, Breckin Minich went 1-for-2 with a run scored and three RBIs, and Jeff Douglas scored twice.
Josh Daum hit a home run for North Clarion and was 1-for-2 with a walk, a run scored, and two RBIs. Isaac Gilara was also 2-for-3.
Ty Carrier got the win going five innings giving up three runs, two earned, on six hits, and a walk while striking out one.
Aiden Hartle took the loss pitching 4 ⅓ innings allowing 11 runs, five earned, on 10 hits, four walks, and a hit batter while striking out one. Tristan Sliker pitched ⅔ of an inning allowing three earned runs on four hits while striking out one.