The Dallastown baseball team moved within a half game of first place in York-Adams Division I on Monday with a dramatic 4-3 victory over New Oxford in 11 innings.
The Wildcats are now 7-4 overall and 6-2 in the division. They are tied with Red Lion for second place. Spring Grove leads the division at 7-2.
The Wildcats answered New Oxford's two runs in the top of the 11th with three runs in the bottom half of the inning to earn the victory.
Kevin Ludwig collected three hits for Dallastown, and Zach Luman and Nick Sutton supplied two hits apiece. Sutton delivered the game-winning RBI. Jake Toal had two hits for New Oxford.
Luman, who pitched the first eight innings, gave up just one run. He struck out 10 and walked only two.
RED LION 7, DOVER 4: At Red Lion, the Lions broke a 1-1 tie in the bottom of the fifth when they plated four runs, highlighted by a two-out double by Alex Zelger and a two-run double by Brady Taylor. For the game, Taylor went 3-for-4, while Drew Landis went 2-for-3 including a triple to go with two RBIs. Red Lion's Johnny Smith went 2-for-3. For the Eagles, Ross Drawbaugh doubled. Red Lion improved to 6-2 in York-Adams Division I and 7-2 overall.
WEST YORK 4, CEN TRAL YORK 3: At Central, the Bulldogs plated four runs in the first three innings to take a 4-0 lead and then held on. Central scored three runs in the fifth, but couldn't take the lead. Brandon Kinneman pitched five innings to get the win, striking out five. He also had an RBI single. Chase James had two of West York's five hits. Eric Zearfoss and Joe Prego pitched two innings of scoreless relief. Dan Sepic pitched six innings for Central, striking out six. He also had three hits, including an RBI double. Walker Monteith added two RBIs for the Panthers.
YORK CATHOLIC 7, YORK SUBURBAN 4: At York Catholic, the home team rallied from a 3-0 deficit after 21/2 innings, thanks largely to three-run rallies in the fourth and sixth innings. Jake Krevetski got the win, allowing three earned runs in six innings. Clint Bohn pitched the final inning and also got two hits at the plate, with two runs scored and an RBI. Nathan Harney had two RBIs for the winners, while Matt McKim tripled and Erich Hartman and Mike Conner each doubled. Spenser Strickler had four hits for Suburban, with two RBIs and a run scored. A.J. Hammond tripled for Suburban.
EASTERN YORK 7, FAIRFIELD 4: At Fairfield, Thomas Taylor collected three hits, two RBIs and a run scored for the Golden Knights. Clayton Miller added two hits, two runs and an RBI. Kyle Billet pitched the first four innings to get the win, allowing one earned run. Dalton Renn pitched the final three innings, also allowing one earned run. Eastern improved to 8-5 overall and 7-2 in York-Adams Division IIII.
SHIPPENSBURG 8, SPRING GROVE 0: At Shippensburg, the Rockets couldn't manage a single hit against Shippensburg's Andrew Koser, who struck out two and walked one in the non-league contest. Shippensburg piled up 11 hits. The Rockets dropped to 9-4 overall.
SOUTH WESTERN 5, NORTHEASTERN 3: At Hanover, Parker Bean and Bishop Elder combined on a six-hitter to get the win. Elder came on in the seventh. Nick Yinger and Jordan Ely combined on a four-hitter for Northeastern. Miles Francis doubled for the Mustangs, while Jesse Sargen and Trey Beyer doubled for the Bobcats. South Western improved to 9-4 overall and 6-3 in York-Adams Division I.
BIGLERVILLE 7, SUS QUEHANNOCK 4: At Biglerville, the Canners stunned the Warriors behind a 13-hit attack. Biglerville improved to 2-8 overall and 2-7 in York-Adams Division IV. Susquehannock fell to 7-4 overall and 6-2 in Division III. Koby Griest had four hits, two RBIs and two runs scored to lead the Canners. He also got the save with two innings of scoreless relief.