Local Roundup: Results from Apr. 13
Palmerton and Marian both suffered walk-off losses in baseball action Saturday.
Nativity rallied for a win against the Blue Bombers, while Notre Dame of Green Pond went extra innings to down the Colts.
Nativity mounted a comeback in the bottom of the seventh frame to defeat Palmerton 4-3 in a non-league contest.
Matt Cromyak hit a walk-off single for the Hilltoppers, while Jake Cuperavage had two hits and a run scored.
For the Blue Bombers (6-4), Blake Eitner had two hits and knocked in a pair of runs. Ryan King also finished with two hits. Palmerton starter Zach Silfies pitched six innings, allowing five hits and two walks while striking out six.
Palmerton 001 002 0 - 3 4 1
Nativity 000 200 2 - 4 7 1
Silfies, Haydt (7) and Burnett; Cromyak, Coyle (6) and Ferhat. W - Coyle. L - Haydt.
Marian-Notre Dame GP
Notre Dame gained a walk-off win against Marian, pushing across an eighth-inning run to earn a 4-3 victory.
The Crusaders, who trailed 3-0 early in the contest, received three hits and two RBIs from Collin Quintano, while Richard Mueller also had three hits.
Matt Minchhoff finished with two hits for the Colts (4-2), who also received a double and two RBIs from Matt Doherty.
Marian 003 000 00 - 3 5 2
Notre Dame-GP 000 012 01 - 4 11 1
W - Wilson. L - Flynn.
Nazareth’s Jake Wilson and Ben Pinel combined to pitch a five-hit shutout as the Blue Eagles posted a 6-0 Eastern Pennsylvania Conference win over Pleasant Valley.
Damon DeJesus had three hits, one a double, for the winners. DeJesus also scored a run and knocked in one.
The Bears (7-2) received a pair of hits from Brandon Ratti, while Dan McEvoy added a double.
Nazareth 102 210 0 - 6 8 0
Pleasant Valley 000 000 0 - 0 5 4
Wilson, Pinel (6) and Stivala; Burnett, Horton (4), Knappenberger (7) and Greenzweig. W - Pinel. L - Burnett.
Notre Dame GP-Marian
Notre Dame built an early lead and held on for a 7-4 non-league victory over Marian.
Bridget Shields led the winners with three hits and two RBIs, while Caitlin Frederick finished with two hits, one a triple.
For the Fillies (4-3), Mia Nemeth had two hits — one a double — and two RBIs, while Athena Matenkoski added two hits, an RBI, and a run scored. Emily Shaud also contributed two hits and a run.
Notre Dame-GP 204 010 0 - 7 9 2
Marian 001 002 1 - 4 8 2
Gross and Nedo; Reinoehl and Shaud. W - Gross. L - Reinoehl.
Nazareth cruised to a 10-0 Eastern Pennsylvania Conference win over Pleasant Valley.
The Blue Eagles’ Samantha Gorkos finished with a three-hitter, striking out 10. Gorkos received offensive support from Daphney Adams, who drilled a home run and finished with two hits and three RBIs.
Pleasant Valley (4-5) was paced by Lauren Steckel’s two hits.
Nazareth 112 303 - 10 12 0
Pleasant Valley 000 000 - 0 3 5
Gorkos and Adams; Frable and Steckel. W - Gorkos. L - Frable.
Jim Thorpe-Blue Mountain
Blue Mountain posted a 5-0 victory over Jim Thorpe.
The Olympians’ Raymond O’Neil battled to tiebreakers in both sets of his loss at No. 1 singles, while Connor Rodgers narrowly lost a third-set tiebreaker at No. 3 singles.
Blue Mountain 5, Jim Thorpe 0
Easton Weizer (BM) def. Raymond O’Neil 7-6 (7-5), 7-6 (9-7); Vince Caruso (BM) def. Emilio Mercado 6-2, 6-0; Pan Wolfgang (BM) def. Connor Rodgers 7-5, 4-6, 10-7.
Evan Mika/JT Gockel (BM) def. Nolan Rehrigh/Daniel Teets 7-5, 6-3; Sean Sopko/Justin Kim (BM) def. Erik McLain-Walter/Robert Renode 6-2, 6-0.