ADULT BASEBALL: Steal of home sparks Glen Rock to win
Joe Procopio stole home with two outs in the top of the seventh inning to score the eventual game-winning run in Glen Rock's 4-3 Central League triumph at Stoverstown on Tuesday evening.
Procopio entered the game as a pinch runner for Dan Rogers, who singled with one out in the inning. Procopio then stole second and went to third on a single.
Also for Glen Rock, Connor Hood went 3 for 4, Justin Anderson went 2 for 4, including a two-run single in the top of the third, and Alex Coombs went 2 for 2. For Stoverstown, Nick Spangler went 2 for 3, including a double, while teammate Daryl Harang hit a two-run single in the top of the first.
Mount Wolf 5, Manchester 4: At Mount Wolf, the Wolves struck for five runs in the bottom of the fifth to erase a 4-0 deficit and knock off Manchester. Steve Pokopec went 2 for 3 with a double and RBI for Mount Wolf, while Adam Hoff earned the win, pitching 5 2/3 innings. Manchester got RBIs from Austin Allison and Josh Reeser. All nine runs in the game were unearned.
Jefferson 6, Pleasureville 6: At Jefferson, after seven innings of play, the game was called because of darkness. Each team will be given one point in the standings for the tie. Kurt Seiders led the home team with a homer and a double. Teammate Jordan Higgins went 2 for 4 with a double. For Pleasureville, Evan Heidlebaugh went 3 for 3, including a double, Adam Reed went 2 for 4 with a double and Tyler Wagner went 2 for 4.
Shiloh 3, Dillsburg 2: At Shiloh, the home team rallied for all three runs in the final inning to down Dillsburg. Brock Gladfelter drove in the game-winning run on an RBI single, while Carson Fries and Alex Rohrbaugh each had doubles in the inning. Dillsburg out-hit Shiloh, 6-3.
Jacobus 10, Conrads 2: At Conrads, Austin Calaman led the visitors to the victory by going 4 for 5, including a homer, with two RBIs and two runs scored. Also for Jacobus, Drew Kelley went 3 for 5 with one run and one RBI, Anthony Ferrell had a homer and a double, with two RBIs and two runs scored, while starting pitcher Casey Markey threw five innings to pick up the win, striking out four and walking one. For Conrads, Glen Dietrich hit a two-run homer, while Nick Root doubled.
Stewartstown 6, Felton 1: At Stewartstown, the home team got a strong pitching performance from Jason Mitchell to down Felton. Mitchell pitched a complete game, allowing just three hits, while he got offensive support from Dave Loban and Cody Brittain. Loban had two doubles and three RBIs, while Brittain had a double and RBI during a 3-for-5 night.
Hallam 3, Windsor 0: At Hallam, Alex Tucci led the Express by throwing a shutout, striking out 10 and walking none. Teammate Matt Ruth went 2 for 3 with a double. For Windsor, Cole Delp went 2 for 2, while Shawn Wilson doubled.