April 18 baseball recaps.
(Photo: Aaron Park of Brookville. Photo by Cory Geer)
BROOKVILLE 6, DUBOIS 5
BROOKVILLE, Pa. – Hunter Geer’s bases-loaded single in the bottom of the seventh inning drove home Brady Caylor to cap off a four-run seventh and give Brookville a 6-5 walk-off victory over DuBois.
The Raiders, who trailed 4-0 after two innings were down 5-2 going to the seventh but got their first three batters on base while scoring a run to cut the deficit to 5-3.
A Jace Miner double scored Dane Lyle, who started the inning with a single, to score that run, and then Seth Dunkle, who walked after the Lyle single, scored on an Aaron Park groundout to make it 5-4.
Miner then tied the game on a wild pitch, and after a groundout, Caylor and Tanner LaBenne had back-to-back singles to put runners on the corners. DuBois then intentionally walked Chase Palmer to get to Geer who made the Beavers pay.
Miner was 3-for-4 with a double, a triple, a run scored and three RBIs for Brookville while Caylor was 3-for-4 with the run scored. Lyle added a pair of hits.
Eric Schneider was 2-for-4 with an RBI for DuBois, while Chase Husted doubled and scored a run.
Park got the win in relief going five innings allowing one run on three hits and a walk while striking out six.
Chandler Ho, DuBois’ third pitcher, suffered the loss giving up two runs on four hits and a walk in ⅔ of an inning of work. Dayne Bauman started and went five innings allowing two runs on five hits and four walks while striking out two. Garrett Starr worked an inning-plus of relief giving up two runs on two hits and two walks.
OTTO-ELDRED 5, COUDERSPORT 4
DUKE CENTER, Pa. – Cameron Magee and Cole Sebastian each homered and drove in two runs to lead Otto-Eldred to a 5-4 victory over visiting Coudersport.
Chase Sebastian added a pair of runs scored for the Terrors while Andrew Sheeler went 2-for-3 and added a run scored.
Owen Chambers went 2-for-3 with a pair of runs and an RBI to pace the offense for Coudersport. Kullen Crosby had a pair of hits and two RBIs and Jacob Pitcher doubled to go along with a run scored.
Chase Sebastian struck out four and gave up four runs on seven hits to earn the victory for Otto-Eldred.
A.J. Redmond took the loss for Coudersport giving up four hits and three runs while striking out four.
KANE 12, BRADFORD 10
BRADFORD, Pa. – Kane scored three runs in the seventh inning and held off a late Bradford charge to earn a 12-10 victory.
Hayley Morris was 3-for-4 with a run scored and four RBIs to lead the Wolves offense while Andrew Jekielek and Robert Rumcik each scored three runs. Caleb Holt added a pair of runs scored and an RBI while Zachary Straneva doubled and drove in a run.
Patrick Caskey and Tyler Gigliotti each scored three runs for Bradford. Caleb Nuzzo went 2-for-2 with three RBIs and Peyton Mannion added a pair of runs scored. Austen Davis and Isaac Smith each had a pair of hits.
Austin Jordan struck out four and gave up two hits in four innings on the mound for Kane. Carson Whiteman pitched the last two innings allowing three hits and two runs while striking out three.
Gigliotti started the game on the mound for Bradford and gave up four hits and six runs while striking out four in four innings. Mannion pitched the next two innings striking out six batters and giving up five hits.
A-C VALLEY 6, UNION 2
FOXBURG, Pa. – Broc Weigle went 1-for-2 with a pair of runs and an RBI to help A-C Valley defeat visiting Union, 6-2.
Tony Thompson had a pair of hits for the Falcons while Levi Orton doubled and added a run. Luke Whitcomb, Gary Amsler and Eli Penny each chipped in for a run.
Karter Vogle paced the Knights going 2-for-3 with an RBI. Mitchell Marsh and Doug Huffman each had a run scored.
Luke Whitcomb got the win on the mound striking out eight while giving up six hits and two runs for A-C Valley.
Reice Saylor struck out seven but gave up three hits, five runs and walked five in the loss for Union.
KEYSTONE 4, A-C VALLEY 2
FOXBURG, Pa. – Despite being outhit, 3-2, visiting Keystone came away with a 4-2 win over A-C Valley.
Troy Johnson had a hit and drove in two runs for the Panthers while Brooks LaVan singled with an RBI. Dawson Steele, Tye Elder, Conner Exley and Logan Sell all scored runs for Keystone.
The Falcons managed singles from Tony Thompson, Levi Orton and Broc Weigle. Riley Bauer and Eli Penny each scored a run and Luke Whitcomb drove in a run.
Johnson got the win for Keystone giving up three hits and a pair of runs while striking out seven.
Weigle struck out five and walked seven while giving up four runs and one hit in the loss for A-C Valley.
CLEARFIELD 4, BALD EAGLE AREA 2
HYDE, Pa. – Cade Walker struck out seven batters while giving up two hits and two runs to help Clearfield defeat visiting Bald Eagle Area, 4-2.
Nick Domico doubled and added a run for the Bison while Walker went 1-for-2 with a run and an RBI. Nathan Barr and Caullin Reed each scored a run.
Gattet Greene and Miles Stover each scored a run for the Eagles.
Noah Williamson took the loss for Bald Eagle Area giving up four hits and four runs while striking out three and walking three.
BROCKWAY 11, REDBANK VALLEY 1, 5 INNINGS
ALCOA, Pa. – Tyler Serafini was 3-for-5 with a home run, two runs scored and five RBIs to help visiting Brockway defeat Redbank Valley, 11-1 in five innings.
Zane Puhala had a pair of hits and scored three runs while Ben Glasl added a pair of runs scored. Dominic Inzana and Santonia Inzana each doubled and Hunter Allenbaugh went 2-for-3 with a run scored for the Rovers.
Redbank Valley got multi-hit efforts from Hunter Buzard, Blaney Brooks and Austin Leasure with each player recording a pair of hits. Leasure scored the lone run.
Serafini earned the win for Brockway striking out three while giving up seven hits and a run.
Bryson Bain took the loss for Redbank Valley.
JOHNSONBURG 8, CURWENSVILLE 0
JOHNSONBURG, Pa. – Gavin Elmquist and Austin Green combine to throw a shutout in Johnsonburg’s 8-0 victory over visiting Curwensville.
Elmquist started the game for the Rams and pitched the first 4 ⅔ innings striking out eight and allowing eight hits. Green finished the game on the mound giving up a hit and striking out four batters.
Green and Paul Gresco each homered to lead the Rams offense. Green went 2-for-3 with three RBIs and Gresco went 2-for-3 with a pair of runs scored. Cameron Marciniak added a pair of runs while Ethan Wells doubled to go along with a run scored.
Jake Mullins paced the Tide offense going 2-for-2.
Jeremiah Farley, Noah VonGunden and Jake McCracken all saw time on the mound for Curwensville and combined for nine allowed hits, eight runs, seven walks and four strikeouts in the loss.
FRANKLIN 7, CLARION-LIMESTONE 2
STRATTANVILLE, Pa. – Franklin used a five-run third inning on its way to a 7-2 win over Clarion-Limestone.
Tyus Wood went 2-for-3 with two runs and two RBIs to lead the Knights offense. Carson Wible doubled and added a pair of runs while Ian Haynes went 2-for-4 and drove in two runs. Connor Rakow tripled and Austin Rhoads chipped in for a run and an RBI.
Colby Himes paced the Lions going 2-for-3 with a run. Curvin Goheen scored a run and Hayden Callen drove in both runs.
Kolton Banfi struck out eight batters and gave up four hits in the win for Franklin.
Curvin Goheen pitched the first 3 ⅔ innings on the mound for C-L giving up seven hits and six runs while striking out two. Bryson Huwer finished the game in relief and struck out five batters.
NORTH CLARION 17, FOREST AREA 3
TIONESTA, Pa. – Logan Minich and Zyler Hargenrader each had three hits to help visiting North Clarion to a 17-3 win over Forest Area at West Forest.
Logan Minich was 3-for-4 with three runs scored and two RBIs, while Hargenrader went 3-for-4 with four RBIs and two runs scored.
Also for the Wolves, Korey Mills was 2-for-4 with a double, a run scored and an RBI, Trevor Amsler was 2-for-3 with an RBI and Sam Minich was 1-for-3 with an RBI and three runs scored.
Tyler Wolbert got the win giving up three runs on four hits and two walks while striking out four. Jacob Bauer pitched a scoreless inning allowing two hits and striking out two.