GIRARD, Pa. – Cathryn Reynolds went 2-for-4 with a homer and four RBIs as Union City earned a 19-0, 4-inning win over Girard.
A 12-run fourth inning powered the Bears, as Alissa Leech was 2-for-4 with a double, two RBIs, and three runs, while Emylee Zielinski had a double and an RBI, Lucy Higley 2-for-2 with a triple, RBI, and four runs, Cheyenne Cummings was 3-for-4 with two RBIs and two runs, and Desirae Brown was 2-for-2 with three RBIs.
Alyssa Tingley allowed one hit and struck out five in three innings to get the win.
Elizabeth Edminson took the loss, allowing 16 earned runs.
FRANKLIN 7, SHARON 0
FRANKLIN, Pa. – Trinity Edge fired a 1-hitter and Franklin scored all seven of its runs in the first inning in a 7-0 victory over Sharon.
Edge struck out 14 and walked two, needing just 81 pitches to get through seven innings.
Gabriella Laderer was 2-for-4 with a double, triple, and run scored for Franklin, Autumn Fitzgerald drove in two runs and Rilee Hanna, Abigail Boland, and Leaha Rial had one RBI each.
Claire Bodien had Sharon’s lone hit, a double, and also took the loss, allowing five earned runs on five hits, and four walks in six innings, striking out three.
MERCER 5, REYNOLDS 2
MERCER, Pa. – Angelina Eakman had a monster day for Mercer, belting two home runs and driving in all five of Mercer’s runs in a 5-2 win over Reynolds.
Eakman was also the winning pitcher, tossing a 2-hitter, striking out 16 and walking three.
Eakman hit a 2-run homer in the first inning and a 3-run shot in the third.
Marisa Hillyer drove in both of Reynolds’ runs.
Madelyn Diefenderfer took the loss, allowing five runs in six innings on four hits, striking out 10, and walking three.
CONNEAUT 14, ERIE 4, 5 innings
ERIE, Pa. – Linda Shepard homered and drove in five runs and Eliza Harrington was 3-for-3 with four RBIs, a double, and three runs as Conneaut earned a 14-4, 5-inning win over Erie.
Shepard had two hits and scored two runs for CASH, which scored in every inning but the fourth. Also for the Eagles, Brooke Wise was 2-for-2 with two doubles, two RBIs, and two runs, while Lainie Harrington was 2-for-4 with two RBIs and Jaidyn Jordan was 1-for-3 with an RBI and two runs.
Kylie Shrock got the win, going four innings and allowing three runs on four hits, striking out four.
Ashley Rose hit a solo homer for Erie, while Danica Rowand drove in a pair of runs.
Rose took the loss, allowing 11 earned runs in five innings
SENECA 10, NORTH EAST 0, 5 innings
WATTSBURG, Pa. – Mallory Hammill drove in three runs and Lauren Konkol pitched a shutout as Seneca beat North East, 10-0 in five innings.
Konkol allowed just three hits and struck out five.
Hammill was 2-for-3 at the plate, while Aubrey Hammill was 2-for-3 with an RBI, Konkol was 3-for-4 with an RBI, Helen Genest was 2-for-4 with an RBI, Alara Bem was 2-for-3 with two RBIs and Khyli Peterson was 1-for-2 with a triple and an RBI.
Alex Cozzens took the loss, allowing five earned runs on 13 hits, striking out three.
HARBOR CREEK 22, MERCYHURST PREP 0, 3 innings
ERIE, Pa. – Harbor Creek scored 14 runs in the second inning in a 22-0, 3-inning win over Mercyhurst Prep.
Talon King drove in three runs for Harbor Creek, while Hannah Smith and Baileigh Bleil drove in two runs each.
Harbor Creek took advantage of seven errors and 11 walks as well in the win.
Rachel Holmes tossed two scoreless innings for the Huskies, striking out one.
Malaina Vallimont took the loss, allowing 11 earned runs and nine hits while striking out a pair.
CORRY 13, HICKORY 11
CORRY, Pa. – Corry scored three runs in the sixth inning to tie the game and two more in the seventh to rally for a 13-11 win over Hickory.
Sadye Dyne’s RBI single in the sixth tied the game, and Alyssa Burlew’s 2-run homer with two outs in the top of the seventh, her second of the game, broke the tie.
Hickory had taken a 9-4 lead after the top of the third inning, but Corry plated three in the bottom of the third to get back in it.
Burlew drove in four runs and scored four times, while Dyne had two RBIs and Kendyl Scouten was 2-for-4 with a double and an RBI.
Allison Sawyer got the win in relief, allowing two runs (one earned) on four hits in 4 ⅔ innings, striking out five and not issuing a walk.
Hallie Miller was 3-for-4 with three RBIs and three runs for Hickory, while Kaelyn Fustos was 2-for-4 with two RBIs and Madeline Myers was 2-for-4 with two RBIs and three runs.
Myers took the loss, allowing three runs (two earned) in one inning.
IROQUOIS 9, EISENHOWER 6
RUSSELL, Pa. – Joey Doverspike drove in a pair of runs as Iroquois rallied from an early 5-2 deficit to beat Eisenhower, 9-6.
The Braves responded quickly scoring four runs in the second inning.
Reilly Brown was 1-for-5 with an RBI, while Ben Burkhardt was 2-for-3 with three runs and Cole Bennett was 2-for-4 with an RBI and two runs.
Brown tossed three shutout inning in relief, allowing just one hit and striking out four.
Jarius Casey was 2-for-3 with two RBIs for Eisenhower, while Derek Childs, Kael Hunt and Garrett Jensen had one RBI each.
Camron Jakubczak took the loss, allowing three runs in four innings on six hits, striking out one and walking one.
SLIPPERY ROCK 5, GROVE CITY 3
SLIPPERY ROCK, Pa. – Slippery Rock scored three runs in the sixth inning to rally for a 5-3 win over Grove City.
Doug Popovec’s bun single tied the game in the sixth, which was followed by an RBI groundout from Nolan Darr and a sacrifice fly off the bat of Nick Kingerski.
Ryan Double also had an RBI for Slippery Rock in the win.
Kingerski got the win, tossing 2 ⅔ scoreless innings of relief, striking out three, allowing one hit, and walking one.
Michael Earman had Grove City’s lone RBI, while Hayden McCreadie had a hit and scored a run for the Eagles.
Lucas Shaffert took the loss, allowing three runs (two earned) in three innings on two hits and three walks while striking out two.
HICKORY 3, TITUSVILLE 2
HERMITAGE, Pa. – Hickory jumped out to a 3-0 lead after three innings and held off Titusville for a 3-2 victory.
Johnny Leedham had a 2-run triple for Hickory, while Luke Ference had a sacrifice fly.
Dennis Fedele got the win, going five innings and allowing two runs on three hits, striking out six and walking two. Tyson Djakovich pitched two hitless innings to get the save.
Kasen Neely hit a 2-run home run for Titusville.
Drew Wheeling took the loss, allowing three runs in four innings on three hits, striking out three and walking five.