Wednesday’s softball and baseball recaps.
PUNXSUTAWNEY 8, CLARION 1
CLARION, Pa. – Allie Ishman did it all for Punxsutawney in an 8-1 win at Clarion.
Ishman picked up the win in the circle just six hits and one unearned run in seven innings while hitting a home run and driving in three at the plate. She struck out four and walked two and allowed just one hit and two base runners after the fourth inning. She was also 1-for-3 at the plate while reaching on a dropped sacrifice fly as well and scoring once.
Ishman talks about her big day.
Morgan Adamson added a pair of hits, including a two-run single and a double, while Sam Satterlee was 2-for-3 with two runs scored and an RBI.
Anna Reed scored Clarion’s lone run on a first-inning throwing error. Johnna Rapp reached base three times with an infield single and a pair of errors, while Carly Best was 2-for-3 with a double.
Clarion left 10 runners on base including seven in scoring position.
Alexis Constantino took the loss going 4 ⅓ innings and allowing eight runs, five earned, on eight hits and one walk. Sayde Rudesyle replaced her when she got banged up covering home on a wild pitch and was very good going 2 ⅔ innings striking out five and allowing one hit.
CAMERON COUNTY 7, NORTHERN POTTER 4
EMPORIUM, Pa. – A five-run fourth inning helped Cameron County take down visiting Northern Potter, 7-4.
Alyvia McKimm had the big hit in the inning, a two-run double, and she came around to score on a Laila Smith single.
Taylor Johnson got the scoring started for Cameron with a two-run single.
Smith was the winning pitcher throwing a 3-hitter. She walked four and struck out seven.
Tori McCutcheon gave Northern Potter and early 3-0 lead with a two-run double in the third inning. Kali Cowburn and Brianna Black also had singles for the Lady Panthers.
Black took the loss allowing six hits and five walks while striking out six.
DUBOIS 13, BROOKVILLE 3, 6 innings
BROOKVILLE, Pa. – Katelyn Beers and Gabi Wayne each had four hits, as DuBois notched a 13-3, six inning win at Brookville.
Beers also scored four times and drove in three runs, hitting an inside-the-park home run in the third inning and a two-run triple in the sixth.
Wayne singled four times, scoring three runs.
Rachel Ball added three hits and four RBIs for the Lady Beavers, including a two-run double, while Danessa Allison singled twice and drove in three.
DuBois pitcher Samantha Fields allowed eight hits while striking out five and walking three.
Elaina Powell had three of those hits for Brookville going 3-for-3 with two doubles and a triple. She scored twice and had one RBI. Kennedy Gilbert added a pair of hits, including a triple.
ELK COUNTY CATHOLIC 10, BRADFORD 0, 5 INNINGS
ST. MARYS, Pa. – Brianna Weisner had a double, a triple and three RBIs out of the nine hole, as Elk County Catholic rolled to a 10-0, five-inning win over visiting Bradford.
Weisner also scored a run while finishing 2-for-2.
Maggie Dinsmore added two hits, two RBIs and two runs scored for the Lady Crusaders, whose big inning was a sixth-run fourth.
Emily Wolf scored twice, drove in one and doubled, and Jenna Weisner also doubled, scored once and drove one home.
Meanwhile, Michelle Gerber tossed a two-hitter without walking a batter. She struck out four.
Losing pitcher Kylee Schaumleffel and Andee O’Brien each had singles for Bradford.
JOHNSONBURG 7, CURWENSVILLE 2
RIDGWAY, Pa. – Nicole Myers threw a one-hitter and also picked up two hits of her own to go with two RBIs to lead Johnsonburg to a 7-2 win over visiting Curwensville.
Myers did walk six but struck out five while giving up two runs, one earned.
Jaylie Johnson also had a pair of hits and two runs scored for the Ramettes, while Ashton Watts added two hits, an RBI and a run scored.
Kaylee Sedgwick had Curwensville’s lone hit and an RBI.
Rylee Young took the loss allowing seven runs, none earned, on nine hits. She didn’t walk a batter and struck out 10.
DUBOIS CENTRAL CATHOLIC 5, REDBANK VALLEY 0
NEW BETHLEHEM, Pa. – Riley Assalone tossed a no-hitter, and Macey Hanes and Jordy Frank each had three hits to lead visiting DuBois Central Catholic to a 5-0 win over Redbank Valley.
Assalone struck out seven in getting her no-no, while Frank hit another home run and added a double and three RBIs. It’s seventh straight game Frank has gone deep in and she has eight homers during that stretch.
Alyssa Burkett suffered the loss for Redbank Valley.
ELK COUNTY CATHOLIC 7, DUBOIS CENTRAL CATHOLIC 3
DUBOIS, Pa. – In a battle between two of the top Class A baseball teams in District 9, one-loss Elk County Catholic scored four times in the top of the 10th innings to hand DuBois Central Catholic its first loss of the season, 7-3, up on the hill in DuBois.
Ross Brennen got the win throwing nine strong innings giving up three runs, all in the first inning, on nine hits and a walk while striking out four.
Alex Dattoli pitched a scoreless 10th allowing a hit and striking out one.
Meanwhile, ECC had 15 hits in the contest led by Gabe Kraus going 4-for-5 with a double, a run scored and an RBI. His two-bagger was one of three ECC extra-base hits on the day.
Eric Gerber and Ryan Heary also each had doubles with Gerber going 1-for-5 with two RBIs and a run scored and Heary finishing 2-for-6 with an RBI and a run scored.
Nate DaCanal, Brad Dippold and Connor O’Leary also had two-hit days for the Crusaders with DaCanal going 2-for-5 with an RBI and a run scored, Dippold 2-for-6 and O’Leary 2-for-5 with a run scored.
DCC stats weren’t available.
ECC improves to 8-1 on the season, while DCC drops to 8-1 leaving Oswayo Valley (12-0) as the lone unbeaten team in the district.
CAMERON COUNTY 6, NORTHERN POTTER 5
EMPORIUM, Pa. – A one-out bases loaded walk to Trae Smith in the bottom of the seventh inning gave Cameron County a 6-5 walk-off win over Northern Potter.
Smith’s walk drove home pinch runner Alex Umble. Umble was pinch running for Brennan Guisto, who got the rally started with a one-out single. Jase Gillette then singled, and Adam Shaffer reached on an error on the leftfielder to load the bases.
Smith finished 3-for-4 with a double, two runs scored and the RBI. Gillette also had two hits, as did Jordan Crosby, who scored a run and drove one home.
Marcus Brown got the victory allowing five runs, one earned, on eight hits and a walk while striking out nine.
Levi Kio issed the bases loaded walk in the seventh to the only batter he faced making a loser out of Blake Jeffers who gave up three runs, two earned, in 3 ⅓ innings of work. He allowed five hits and struck out three. Tucker Kosa started and went three innings allowing three runs on four hits and four walks while striking out five.
Hunter Inzana was 3-for-4 with a run scored for NoPo, while Christian Inzana was 2-for-3 with a run scored and an RBI. Conner Freeman added a 2-for-4 performance with a run scored.
Brockway 13, Kane 1, 5 INNINGS
BROCKWAY, Pa. – A 10-run third inning fueled a 13-1, five-inning win over visiting Kane.
Seth Shugarts was 2-for-3 with a double and three RBIs to pace the Rovers. Michael Martino was also 2-for-3 with two RBIs and three runs scored. Corey Carr was 2-for-3 with two runs scored, Cameron Baka was 2-for-3 with two RBIs and a run scored.
Shugarts got the win going five innings and allowing one run on four hits while striking out five.
DUBOIS 10, BROOKVILLE 1
DUBOIS, Pa. – DuBois scored seven runs in the first two innings on its way to a 10-1 win over visiting Brookville.
Brayden Paulinelli was 3-for-3 with a double and four RBIs to pace the Beavers. Adam Bankovich and Ryan Pasternak also had doubles with Bankovich going 1-for-3 with an RBI and Pasternak 1-for-1 with two walks, an RBI and three runs scored. Nick LaBrasca also had a pair of RBIs and went 1-for-3 with two runs scored.
Ryan Radaker got the win in relief. He went 3 ⅓ innings allowing an unearned run on three hits while striking out five.
Tate Rutherford went three scoreless innings allowing two hits and three walks. Brendon Foley pitched ⅔ of an inning scoreless.
Ben Reitz was 2-for-4 for Brookville, while Ben Caun had a double and an RBI an RBI.
JOHNSONBURG 9, CURWENSVILLE 3
CURWENSVILLE, Pa. – Neil MacDonald and Ben Ames each had three hits and Josh Raubenstrauch drove in three runs to lead visiting Johnsonburg to a 9-3 win over Curwensville.
MacDonald was 3-for-5 with an RBI and two runs, while Ames went 3-for-4 with an RBI and rwo runs scored.. Raubenstrauch had one hit, a triple, and scored a run. Ben Freeburg also had a pair of hits with a triple and an RBI for the Rams, who also got a double, a run scored and an RBI from Justin Kasmierski.
Jake Terry had two hits for Curwensville, while Bryce Timko drove in two runs.
MacDonald pitched a complete-game five-hitter to get the win. He allowed one earned run, walked three and struck out seven.
Austin Lansberry took the loss also throwing a complete game and giving up just one earned run. He allowed 10 hits and a walk while striking out eight.
OSWAYO VALLEY 15, GALETON 0, 4 INNINGS
GALETON, Pa. – Gavin Babcock threw a four-inning one-hitter, as Oswayo Valley stayed unbeaten with a 15-0, four-inning win at Galeton.
Babcock also walked a batter and struck out six.
Ryan Graves had a 3-run triple for the Green Wave, while Nash Wetherby was 2-for-3.
Aiden Locke took the loss giving up five runs without recording an out. He allowed two hits and walked four.
Evan Brooks had the Tigers lone hit, a double.
PORT ALLEGANY 10, SMETHPORT 5
SMETHPORT, Pa. – Port Allegany had eight different players get at least two hits in doubling up homestanding Smethport, 10-5.
Tre Garzel and Jesse Rush each had three hits to lead an 18-hit parade for the Gators. Garzel was 3-for-5 with a run scored, and Rush was 3-for-4 with two RBIs.
Dylan Kio, Mac Tanner, David Talkington, Jordan Seefeldt Tyler Lashway and Cameron Fryer each had two hits with one of Kio’s being a double. Lashway and Fryer each drove in three runs. Kio scored three times, and Seefeldt scored twice.
Orion Alexis, Nathan Hollowell and Matt Stratton each had two hits for Smethport, including a double by Stratton, who scored a run. Alexis also scored once and drove home one.
Kio got the win in relief of Garzel. He went 2 ⅓ innings allowing three runs on five hits and a walk while striking out five. Garzel pitched three scoreless innings allowing a hit and a walk while striking out five. Garrett Talkington finished up going 1 ⅓ and being charged with two runs, one earned, on four hits and two walks while striking out three.
Bryce Nelson suffered the loss.
WILLIAMSPORT 3, ST. MARYS 2
WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. – Williamsport built a 3-0 lead after three innings and then held off visiting St. Marys for a 3-2 victory.
The Dutch scored a run in the fifth and another in the sixth but saw Hayden Tettis, representing the tying run with two outs in the sixth, get picked off second. They then had runners on first and second in the seventh with two outs thanks to a pair of errors but Michael Beimel struck out to end the game.
Jeff Wehler had two hits and an RBI to pace St. Marys, while Nate Beimel was 2-for-3 with a run scored.
Hunter Fantechi took the loss going 2 ⅓ innings allowing three runs, two earned, on two hits and five walks while striking out two. Jared Groll shut down the Millionaires over the final 3 ⅔ innings giving up two hits while striking out two.