April 21 baseball recaps.
(Cover photo: Kyle Patterson, Clarion)
CLARION 2, BROOKVILLE 1, 9 INNINGS
BROOKVILLE, Pa. – Kyle Patterson’s one-out double to left scored Reed Anthony from third with one out in the top of the ninth to give Clarion a 2-1 win over Brookville.
Anthony started the inning with a double and was sacrificed to third.
Those doubles were the only extra-base hits of the game for the Bobcats and it was Anthony’s second hit of the game. He finished 2-for-4. Skylar Rhoades had Clarion’s other RBI.
Tanner LaBenne led Brookville going 2-for-4 with a run scored. He was driven in by Ben Reitz.
Ryan Anthony got the win in relief for Clarion pitching five scoreless innings. He gave up three hits while striking out five. Cam Craig went the first four innings allowing one unearned run on one hit and five walks while striking out two.
Brady Caylor took the loss pitching one inning and allowing the two hits and one run.
Bryan Dworek tossed a gem going eight innings allowing one run on three hits and three walks while striking out two.
REDBANK VALLEY 10, UNION 3
RIMERSBURG, Pa. – Jonah Henry and Logan Wadding combined for five RBIs, as visiting Redbank Valley rolled to a 10-3 win over Union.
Henry was 2-for-3 with a run scored and three RBIs, while Wadding was 1-for-3 with two runs scored and two RBIs. Austin Leasure added a pair of hits, a run scored and an RBI for the Bulldogs.
Dana Logue was 3-for-3 with a run scored for Union.
Grayson Harman got the win in relief of Bryan Layton. He went 2 ⅔ innings allowing one unearned run on three hits while striking out five. Layton also struck out five in three innings of work. He gave up five hits.
Isaac Yoder took the loss allowing five runs on three hits and five walks while striking out one in two innings of work.
CRANBERRY 2, NORTH CLARION 0
FRILLS CORNERS, Pa. – Cranberry’s Trevor Gladdin outdueled North Clarion’s Zander Hargenrader, as the Berries eked out a 2-0 road win.
Gladding went seven innings allowing two hits while striking out five.
Hargenrader pitched seven innings giving up two runs on six hits and three hit batters while striking out four. He also had the only two North Clarion hits.
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ELK COUNTY CATHOLIC 8, BROCKWAY 7
ST. MARYS, Pa. – Elk County Catholic built a 7-0 lead at the end of an inning and then held on for an 8-7 win over visiting Brockway.
Brad Dippold, Eric Gerber and Jordan Nasoni each had a pair of RBIs for the Crusaders with Dippold and Gerber each picking up two hits including a double by Dippold.
Andrew Trunzo was 1-for-2 with two runs scored and two RBIs for Brockway. Cameron Baka also drove in a pair of runs for the Rovers.
Dippold got the win in relief going 1 ⅔ innings allowing two runs on three hits and a walk while striking out one.
Baka suffered the loss lasting a ⅓ of an inning and allowing seven unearned runs on three hits and two walks.
DUBOIS 10, CURWENSVILLE 0, 5 INNINGS
DUBOIS, Pa. – Garret Prosper and Tyler McIntosh each had two RBIs, and Jack Frank and Anthony Kness combined on a one-hit shutout, as DuBois Central Catholic dispatched visiting Curwensville, 10-0 in five innings.
Prosper was 2-for-3 with a double and two runs scored, while McIntosh was 1-for-2 with a double and a run scored. Also for the Cardinals, Michael Misiewicz had a pair of hits, including a double, as did Brandon Walker. Misiewicz scored once and Walker twice.
Frank got the win going three innings allowing no hits while walking one and striking out three. Kness finished the final two innings allowing one hit while striking out two.
Austin Butlin had Curwensville’s lone hit.
OSWAYO VALLEY 15, CAMERON COUNTY 2, 6 INNINGS
EMPORIUM, Pa. – Garret Babcock, Garren Black and Theo Henry each had two hits to pace Oswayo Valley to a 15-2, six-inning win at Cameron County.
Garret Babcock was 2-for-4 with a double and three RBIs. lack was 2-for-4 with a double and an RBI and Henry was 2-for-4 with a double and two RBIs. Grant West and Gavin Babcock each added a double and two RBIs for the Green Wave.
Adam Shaffer and Marcus Brown had RBI singles for Cameron County.
Black got the win allowing two runs on six hits and a walk while striking out five in six innings of work.
Derek Rieder took the loss allowing nine runs, eight earned, on seven hits and three walks while striking out one in 3 ⅓ innings of work.
COUDERSPORT 20, NORTHERN POTTER 0, 4 INNINGS
ULYSSES, Pa. – Eli Ayers went 4-for-5 with three runs scored and six RBIs to pace a 20-0, four-inning win for visiting Coudersport over Northern Potter.
Owen Chambers was also 3-for-3 with three runs scored and four RBIs for the Falcons, while Kolby VanWhy drove in three runs and went 3-for-4 with a run scored. Josh Stevens and Blake Burgett each chipped in two RBIs and two runs scored.
Meanwhile, Stevens and Kullen Crosby combined on a four-inning no-hitter. Stevens went the first three for the win walking one and striking out seven. Crosby pitched a scoreless fourth striking out two.
Jake Boden was the lone base runner for Northern Potter drawing a walk.
JOHNSONBURG 10, PORT ALLEGANY 1
JONES TOWNSHIP, Pa. – Josh Raubenstrauch hit a first-inning grand slam to help Johnsonburg to a 10-1 win over visiting Port Allegany.
Raubenstrauch’s bomb was part of a five-run first for the Rams, who led 5-1 after one.
Johnny Mitchell added three hits and four runs scored for J-burg, while Neil MacDonald also had three hits and a run scored and Justin Kasmierski two hits, two runs scored and an RBI.
Howie Stuckey had a pair of hits and a run scored for Port Allegany. David Talkington added a double and an RBI.
Ben Ames, the second of three Rams’ pitchers, got the win going four scoreless, hitless innings allowing two walks while striking out six.
Devin Gustin took the loss surrendering six runs on six hits and a walk while striking out one in two innings of work.
HOLLIDAYSBURG 8, ST. MARYS 3
ALTOONA, Pa. – Lennox Pugh was 3-for-4 with a run scored and two RBIs, as Hollidaysburg beat St. Marys, 8-3, in the opening round of the Curve Classic at PNG Field in Altoona.
Cory Storm added two hits and an RBI for the Tigers.
Jared Groll was 2-for-2 with a double and an RBI to pace St. Marys. Jeff Wehler tripled and scored a run for the Dutch.
Brendan Hileman got the win in relief pitching 4 ⅔ scoreless innings allowing three hits and two walks while striking out five.
Nate Beimel suffered the loss giving up six runs, only one earned, on four hits and two walks while striking out five in five innings.