LOCAL BASEBALL: Danny Dierdorff leads Mount Wolf, East Prospect improves to 10-0
Danny Dierdorff led Mount Wolf to a 4-2 Central League baseball victory over visiting Dover on Tuesday.
Dierdorff went 2 for 3 at the plate, including a double, with one run scored and and one RBI. Also for the Wolves, Mark Burnside went 2 for 3 with a double and one run scored, Jesse Sargen went
2 for 3 with one run scored, John Mehring doubled and relief pitcher Jeremy Charles stuck out four and walked two, while allowing no runs and only one hit in three innings of relief.
For Dover, Colby Shimmel went 2 for 2 with two walks.
East Prospect improves Susquehanna mark to 10-0: East Prospect improved its Susquehanna League baseball record to 10-0 on Tuesday with a 13-4 triumph at Stewartstown.
The Pistons led 3-2 after four innings, but plated five runs in the top of the fifth to take control.
Bren Taylor led the Pistons by going 4 for 6, including a double, with three RBIs and one run scored. Also for Prospect: Dalton Renn went 3 for 3 with a double and two RBIs and two runs scored; Devin Strickler went 2 for 4, including a double, with four runs scored and one RBI; Hunter McClintock went 2 for 4 with two RBIs and one run scored; and Thomas Taylor went 2 for 4 with a double, one run scored and one RBI.
For Stewartstown, Jere Preston had two homers and three RBIs, while Cody Brittain went 2 for 4 with a triple, one RBI and one run scored.