ADULT BASEBALL: Glen Rock captures eight-inning triumph
Connor Hood was hit by a pitch with the bases loaded in the top of the eighth inning to provide the deciding run Thursday evening in Glen Rock’s 3-2 Central League victory over Stoverstown.
Justin Anderson led off the top of the eighth with single and moved to third on Dan Rogers’ double. After a walk, Hood was hit by a pitch to drive in what proved to be the winning run.
Anderson finished 3 for 4, including a two-run homer in the first. Dan Rhodes finished 2 for 4 with a run scored for Glen Rock.
Austin Botts led Stoverstown with a 3-for-3 game, scoring both of his team’s runs.
Josh Houser picked up the win in relief.
Mount Wolf 11, Pleasureville 5: At Pleasureville, Mark Burnside led the visitors with a homer, two runs scored and four RBIs. Also for the Wolves, Dustin Kuhn went 2 for 3 with three RBIs and two runs scored, Danny Dierdorff went 1 for 1 with three runs scored and one RBI, Tyler Page doubled and Adam Hoff started the game on the mound and threw six innings, striking out four, walking none and allowing just one earned run. For Pleasureville, Ben Reed went 2 for 3, Tyler Wagner went 2 for 3 with one run scored and Beau Burris went 2 for 4 with one run scored and one RBI.
Jefferson 12, Dillsburg 8 (6 innings): At Dillsburg, the visitors plated eight runs in the top of the first and never looked back. Curt Seiders paced the visitors at the plate by going 2 for 4, including a double, with three RBIs and two runs scored. Also for Jefferson, Scott Trail went 2 for 2, including a double, with two runs scored and one RBI; Colin Porter went 2 for 3, including a double, with one run and one RBI; Ross Drawbaugh homered with two RBIs and one run scored; and Ethan Lear doubled. For Dillsburg, Mitch Mackey went 2 for 4 with two RBIs and one run scored. The game was called after six innings because of darkness.
Jacobus 13, Windsor 1: At Windsor, Casey Markey threw a complete game to lead the Jackals. Markey struck out eight and walked none, while allowing just three hits and no earned runs. Also for Jacobus, Riley Hamberger went 2 for 4, including a double, with three runs scored and two RBIs; Joel Buchko went 2 for 4 with three runs scored and two RBIs; Anthony Ferrell went 2 for 4 with two runs scored; and Regis Maher doubled with two RBIs. For Windsor, Matt Robinson went 2 for 3 with one run scored.
Red Lion 5, York Township 1: At Red Lion, Mark Shoff led the home team to the victory by starting the game on the mound and throwing 5 2/3 innings, while allowing just one run and five hits to pick up the win. For the visitors, Micah Striebig went 2 for 4 with a double and one RBI.
Conrads 1, Stewartstown 0: At Conrads, Joe Yourgal knocked in Jackson Marshall in the bottom of the seventh to plate the lone run of the game. For the game, Yourgal went 2 for 4, while Zac Burke started the game on the mound and threw six shutout innings, striking out nine and walking five to take a no-decision. Relief pitcher Jake Herr threw one shutout inning to pick up the win. For Stewartstown, starting pitcher Cody Brittain threw 6 2/3 innings, striking out seven, walking eight and allowing three hits to take the loss.
East Prospect 3, Felton 2: At Felton, Seth Lefever led the Pistons to the road victory by starting the game on the mound and throwing six innings, striking out eight, walking one and allowing just two runs to pick up the win. Also for Prospect, Tanner Forry doubled with one run and one RBI, while Devin Strickler and Ryky Smith each doubled. Hunter McVey threw a shutout seventh to secure a save. For Felton, Kody Allen went 2 for 3, including a double, with two RBIs, while Evan Paules went 2 for 3 with a double and Danny Dennison went 2 for 4 with one run scored.