Stoverstown move to 7-0 at Central League start; other monday baseball
The Stoverstown Tigers are off to a remarkable start in Central League baseball action.
The Tigers improved to 7-0 on Monday with a 1-0 win over defending league champion Mechanicsburg.
Joe Yourgal threw a four-hit shutout to lead the Tigers. He struck out four and walked none.
The lone run of the game came in the fourth inning on Zach Nadonly’s solo homer. It was one of two hits of the game for Nadonly.
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Brandon Warner also had two hits for Stoverstown.
Kyle Otstot took the loss for Mechanicsburg despite just one run and five hits in a full game. He pulled out three and walked one.
Matt Ilgenfritz doubled for Mechanicsburg, which fell to 0-3.
OTHER CENTRAL LEAGUE GAMES
Mount Wolf 5, Dillsburg 1 (9 innings): At Dillsburg, Wolves exploded in four runs in the top of the ninth to claim victory. Mark Burnside pitched seven innings of a run without a decision for Wolves. Leading Mount Wolf’s offense are Andrew Srebroski IV (two hits, two RBIs, runs), Burnside (two doubles, RBIs, walks) and Steve Pokopec (two RBIs). Dillsburg starter Vince Apicella tossed eight RBI innings and five hits, striking out 14 and walking one no decision. Mason Yohn had two hits and an RBI for Dillsburg.
Glen Rock 13, Jefferson 1: At Glen Rock, the home team was led offensively by Justin Anderson (three hits, home run, double, three RBI, two runs), Greg Borges (two doubles, three RBI, run), Scott Merkel (four runs, hit, two RBI, two walks), Brendan Martin (home run, three RBI, run) and Jonathan Lugo (three hits, walk, two runs). James Wiercinski took the win, going six innings and allowing four hits and a run. He struck out 12 and walked six. Joe Jasinski doubled and drove in a race for Jefferson.
Funtown 4, Vikings 2: At Vikings, Treyton Smith threw six two-run innings for the win, striking out eight scoreless on walks. Nate Toomey threw a seventh shutout to get the save. Ricky Peters led Pleasureville’s offense with two hits, including a double, with one RBI and one run scored. The Vikings offense was led by Corey Wise (two hits, double, RBI, run, walk), Cole Bixler (two hits, RBI) and Michael Santiago (two hits). Hank Leighty allowed two earned runs in five innings but took the loss.
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