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May 19, 2021 D10 Baseball: Mercyhurst Prep, Sharpsville, Cambridge Springs Nab Wins

May 19, 2021 D10 Baseball


GIRARD, Pa. – Nathan Lazan homered and drove in a pair of runs, and Connor Fitzgerald tossed five strong innings on the mound in Mercyhurst Prep’s 12-2 win over Girard. 

Fitzgerald went five innings and allowed two runs on five hits, striking out four. Lazan tossed a scoreless sixth. 

Mike Nelligan was 2-for-3 with a double and three RBIs for the Lakers, while Zach Danias and Hayden Zaffino also drove in two runs

Todd Essman drove in both of Girard’s runs. He also allowed eight runs in four innings on the mound. 


NEW WILMINGTON, Pa. – Sharpsville scored two runs in the top of the seventh to break open a 5-5 tie in a 7-5 win over Wilmington to stay perfect. 

The blow from the Blue Devils came courtesy of an Andrew Frye RBI double. 

Sharpsville scored three runs in the second inning on a bases-clearing double off the bat of Brock Lenzi. 

Jared Leipheimer got the win in relief, allowing two runs on four hits, striking out four. 

Rocky Serafino and Cole McAllister each had two hits and an RBI for Wilmington. Isaac Schleich took the loss, allowing five runs in his two innings of work. He allowed four hits and four walks in relief of Jaret Boyer who allowed two runs in five innings with six strikeouts. 

Jackson Doyle also had three hits for Sharpsville. 


CAMBRIDGE SPRINGS, Pa. – Trent Wheeler fired a complete-game 2-hitter as Cambridge Springs beat Eisenhower, 9-1. 

Wheeler’s lone run allowed was unearned. He struck out six and walked two. 

The Blue Devils scored three runs in the second inning and four more in the fifth. 

Walker Cunningham was 2-for-4 with an RBI, while Wheeler was 3-for-3 with two RBIs and two runs and Philip Dragosavac 2-for-3 with two runs and two RBIs. 

Owen Trumbull had Eisenhower’s RBI. Teagan Gray took the loss, allowing six runs (five earned) in three innings. 


EDINBORO, Pa. – Aiden Kelly homered and drove in a pair of runs and Austin Vaughn tossed a complete-game 4-hitter in Harbor Creek’s 10-3 win over General McLane. 

All three of Vaughn’s runs were unearned. He struck out nine and walked just one. 

Casey and Cody Smith had two hits apiece for the Huskies, while Gio Barbato also drove in a pair of runs. 

Erie Matthews had both of GM’s RBI with a double. He also took the loss, allowing four runs (two earned) in three innings. 


ERIE, Pa. – Fort LeBoeuf scored three times in the top of the seventh to break open a 3-3 tie in a 6-4 win over Erie. 

Aiden Lesik had a 2-run double in the inning and Ryan Welka an RBI single. 

Luke Kingen went 5 ⅔ innings on the mound for Fort LeBoeuf, allowing three runs (one earned) on two hits and five walks, striking out five. 

Jose Quinones went six innings for Erie, allowing three runs (two earned) on six hits, striking out eight. Kevin Fuentes took the loss. 

Adam Jarrett was 2-for-4 for the Bison. 


NORTH EAST, Pa. – Brandon Perez allowed just one hit in five clean innings as North East beat Northwestern, 10-0. 

Perez walked four and struck out seven. Perez also got the offense going with an RBI double in the first inning, which was followed by a 3-run bomb off the bat of Anthony Rizzo. 

Tyler Wittman was also 2-for-2 with two RBIs and a run for the Grapepickers. 

Austin Kitcey took the loss, giving up nine runs (six earned) in four innings. He struck out three and walked two. 


YOUNGSVILLE, Pa. – Youngsville scored nine runs over the fifth and sixth innings on its way to a 12-2 win over Iroquois. 

Nate Lucks was 3-for-4 with three RBIs, while Kegan Mesel was 2-for-5 with two runs and two RBIs. Derek Lucks also drove in a pair of runs, while Ian Mancuso and Alex Kemery had two hits apiece. 

Kemery was sharp on the mound, giving up just one earned run and striking out eight in the complete-game victory. He allowed seven hits and didn’t issue a walk. 

Reilly Brown took the loss for Iroquois, allowing five earned runs in five innings, striking out six. 

CATHEDRAL PREP 16, CORRY 4, 5 innings

CORRY, Pa. – Cathedral Prep scored nine runs in the first inning and six more in the second on its way to a 16-4 win over Corry. 

Luke Costello and Jack Malec both went deep and Reece Colvin drove in four runs for the Ramblers. Costello also drove in four and Malec three. 

Cole Constable was 1-for-3 with two RBIs for Prep. 

Tai Hopkins got the win, allowing four runs in 3 ⅔ innings on seven hits. He struck out one and walked two. 

John Albers and Max Rimdzius were both 2-for-3 with a run scored for the Beavers. Zack Martin had an RBI double and Brock Thompson also drove in a run. 

Nate Lesher took the loss for Corry. 

MCDOWELL 12, WARREN 2, 5 innings 

WARREN, Pa. – Spencer Dietz went 4-for-4 with three RBIs and four runs as McDowell powered past Warren, 12-2. 

The Trojans jumped out to a 6-0 lead after two innings and scored five runs in the fifth. 

Jackson Hower was 3-for-3 with two doubles, an RBI, and a run, while Sam Crowley was 1-for-3 with three RBIs. Luke Natemier was also 2-for-3 with a pair of runs. 

Gavin Snyder got the win. He gave up two runs in two innings. 

Eric Dippold took the loss, giving up five earned runs in 1 ⅔ innings. 

Micah Passmore was 2-for-3 with an RBI for the Dragons, while Dylan Maeder also knocked in a run. 

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