Forbes Road 18,
Chestnut Ridge 3
Forbes Road dispensed of Chestnut Ridge in just three innings Saturday, clinching the Sideling Hill League game 18-3. Jerry Berkstresser's pitching record evened out at 2-2 after he struck out one and gave up five hits and only one earned run. Trent Black had a perfect game at the plate going four-for-four, and Andrew King and Nathan Karczewski combined for a total of eight RBIs.
After trailing by a whopping 12 runs, the McConnellsburg Spartans mounted a huge comeback last Wednesday and slipped by the Fannett-Metal Tigers by a mere one run. Evan Appleby was handed the win after finishing the last four innings on the mound with two strikeouts, two walks, five hits and two earned runs. Logan Peck homered for the Spartans, as did teammate Devon Petty-John, who also had five RBIs. Nathan Swope finished the game with three hits.