ADULT BASEBALL: Perfect Pistons firing on all cylinders
The East Prospect Pistons are firing on all cylinders these days.
The first-place Pistons improved their Susquehanna League baseball record to 9-0 on Tuesday evening with a 3-0 victory over visiting Red Lion.
Terry Godfrey pitched the shutout for Prospect, allowing just four hits. He struck out eight and walked one.
Dalton Renn led the Pistons with two hits, including a homer, while scoring two runs and driving in one.
Thomas Taylor had two hits for Red Lion.
Windsor 3, Conrads 2: At Windsor, Tyler Myers led the Cardinals, by starting on the mound and throwing 6 2/3 innings, striking out nine, walking five and allowing five hits. Matt Robinson went 3 for 3 for Windsor with one run scored, while Shawn Wilson went 2 for 3, including a double, with one run scored and one RBI. Also for Windsor, Jesse Mowry went 2 for 3, while Luke Keeny recorded the final out of the game in relief. For Conrads, Brad Church doubled, Emmit Silar collected two RBIs and Josh Knaub threw a complete game, striking out four, walking three and giving up 11 hits, with just one extra base hit.
Hallam 6, York Township 3: At Hallam, Colby Shimmel led the Express by throwing a complete game, striking out eight, walking one and allowing two earned runs. Also for Hallam, Xavier Bonilla went 2 for 3, including a double, with two RBIs and one run scored; Jaron Shimmel went 2 for 3 with two runs scored and one RBI; and Alex Tucci doubled. For Township, Derek Pitzer went 2 for 4 with two runs scored, Austin Martinez went 2 for 3, Matt Attig went 2 for 4, Micah Striebig doubled and Steve Dunham pitched four innings in relief, allowing three hits and one run.
Jacobus 10, Felton 9: At Jacobus, the Jackals broke a 9-9 tie in the bottom of the sixth. Drew Kelley powered the home team by homering twice with four RBIs and three runs scored. Also for Jacobus, Kerry Clark went 2 for 3, including a homer, with two RBIs and two runs scored; Riley Hamberger went 2 for 4 with a double and two runs scored; Joel Buchko went 2 for 4; Eric Morrison doubled with two RBIs; and Brian Hudish doubled with one run scored. For Felton, Evan Paules went 2 for 4, including a homer, with two RBIs and two runs scored; Jake Deppen doubled with two runs scored; Dalton Miller doubled with two RBIs; and Erik Paules had two RBIs.
Mount Wolf 11, Dillsburg 4: At Mount Wolf, the home team plated four runs in the bottom of the fifth to take a commanding 9-4 lead. Ryan Wentzel led the home team by going 3 for 3, including two doubles, with two runs scored and one RBI. Also for the Wolves, Danny Dierdorff went 2 for 5 with two RBIs and one run scored; Dustin Kuhn doubled with three RBIs and one run scored; John Mehring had a homer, two RBIs and one run scored; and Grant Myers, Mitch Winter and Tyler Page each scored two runs. For Dillsburg, Jamison Heisey went 2 for 3 with two RBIs.
Manchester 4, Stoverstown 3: At Manchester, Ethan Hess led the home team to the victory by starting on the mound and throwing five innings to pick up the win. Also for Manchester, Adam Kipp and Kenny Kopp both entered the game in the sixth and helped the home team close the door on the visitors. At the plate for Manchester, Brayton Bare doubled, while Steve Shimkus tripled. For Stoverstown, J.W. Besore homered, while Levi Krause tripled.
Jefferson 3, Pleasureville 1: At Jefferson, Kurt Seiders connected for a two-run, one-out, walk-off homer in the bottom of the seventh. Also for Jefferson, Ross Drawbaugh tripled, while Jordan Watkins and Jordan Higgins each doubled. Jefferson's Brian Bossom threw a complete game, striking out four to pick up the win. For Pleasureville, Clint Bohn went 2 for 4, including a double, while Joseph Kroeger tripled and Andrew Parks threw a complete game, striking out four.