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Wms. Valley 11

Weatherly 1

TOWER CITY - Ronnie Daub had three hits and drove in two runs as the Vikings rolled to their sixth straight victory in a five-inning, Division II rout over the Wreckers.

Eric Nelson hit a two-run homer for Williams Valley, while Travis Crider had two RBIs and Brendan Miller and Trevor Whelski each delivered a run-scoring single.

Miller, Nelson and Jarred Matter combined to limit Weatherly to one hit.

Tri-Valley 5

Nativity 4

HEGINS - Dalton Miller's two-run double capped a three-run rally in the bottom of the sixth inning that propelled the Dawgs to a Division II win over the Hilltoppers .

Trailing 4-2, Hunter Herb led off the sixth with a single, Joe Dietrich drew a walk and Ty Waizenegger loaded the bases with a bunt single. A throwing error allowed courtesy runner Jon Snyder to score.

With one out, Miller laced a double to right-center field to knock in the go-ahead runs.

Kyle Kaledas singled with one out in the seventh for the Hilltoppers, but Miller retired the final two batters to end it.

Herb added a solo home run in the fourth to tie the game at 2 before the Hilltoppers tallied two in the top of the fifth to take the lead. Connor Holohan went 2-for-4 with an RBI, while Dominic Piccioni was 2-for-2 with a triple and a run scored for Nativity.

U. Dauphin 11

Greenwood 1

ELIZABETHVILLE - Casey Wise drove in a pair of runs on two hits, helping the Trojans to a five-inning, Tri-Valley League victory over the Wildcats.

Mac Ney doubled and tripled with an RBI, and Peyton Kennerly's RBI double in the second inning helped widen the gap for Upper Dauphin.

Trey Campbell allowed two hits, recorded five strikeouts, walked two and surrendered an unearned for the win.

Wms. Valley 9

Marian 0

HOMETOWN - Travis Crider struck out 11 batters in hurling a one-hit shutout as the Vikings blanked the Colts in a Division II game.

Brendan Miller led Williams Valley's 10-hit attack with four hits and three RBIs, including a two-run single and a run-scoring double.

Ben Rautzahn had three hits, which included a two-run single.

Tri-Valley 10

Mahanoy Area 0

MAHANOY CITY - Devin Masser pitched a six-inning, four-hit shutout and was 3-for-3 with a double and three RBIs as the Bulldogs downed the Golden Bears in a Division II contest.

Masser struck out six and walked two.

Dalton Miller added two hits, including a two-run homer in the third inning as Tri-Valley led 7-0 after three frames.

Cale Bruso also doubled for the Bulldogs.

Blue Mtn. 10

Pine Grove 0

ORWIGSBURG - Last year, when the calendar flipped to May, Blue Mountain changed from a struggling team to a successful one that went on to win a District 11 Class AAA title.

The Eagles' May success continued Thursday, May 2.

Shane Grapsy tossed a two-hitter and struck out seven as Blue Mountain routed Pine Grove 10-0 in a five-inning Schuylkill League Division I game at Allen Greenawalt Field.

Grapsy was backed by an 11-hit attack that featured a seven-run third inning. Luke Harding had a two-run single, while Scott Snyder drove in a pair of runs on a single and an RBI groundout.

Adam Hull, Grapsy and Snyder each had two hits for Blue Mountain, which last year won its final four regular-season games to get into districts.

Thursday's win couldn't have come at a better time, as the Eagles (8-9, 5-5) still needed to win one of their final two league games to qualify for the postseason.

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