Stoystown 12 Ebensburg 2
CAIRNBROOK – Brett Hart was 3 for 3 with a double and scored three runs while Lance Blough went 2 for 4 with a double and two runs scored as Stoystown downed Ebensburg in six innings on Saturday in Cambria County American Legion action.
Nash Walker was 3 for 5 with two RBIs and Nathan Defibaugh was 2 for 5 with two RBIs and scored twice for Stoystown.
Winning pitcher Cameron Darr had a two-run single in the sixth that ended the game.
Darr had a perfect game going into the fifth before he gave up a walk, then Ebensburg’s Zac Ambrisco hit a single to break up the no-hit bid.
Richland 3, Bedford 1
BEDFORD – Ryan Orlovsky threw a complete game with
10 strikeouts and two walks while scattering five hits as visiting Richland topped Bedford.
Orlovsky helped his own cause with two hits for Richland (8-13), which also got a triple from Bobby Varner and a double from Steve Moxim.
Brad Winegardner was 3 for 3 for Bedford (15-7).
Lilly 11, Meyersdale 7
LILLY – Lilly overcame a seven-run first inning by visiting Meyersdale to earn the victory.
Justin Fuller was 4 for 4 with a triple and three RBIs while Simon Itle was 2 for 5 for Lilly (8-14).
Lance Leydig was 2 for 4 with a triple, teammate Gabe Yoder was 2 for 2 and Conner Christner was 2 for 4 for Meyersdale (10-11).
- Local sports in brief 5/18/2013
Crosby hat trick gives Pens 2-0 series lead
The Ottawa Senators have plenty of respect for Sidney Crosby.
Richland’s Urban makes connection with Orioles
Last week, Austin Urban used his contacts to arrange his own personal showcase in front of Major League Baseball scouts at Point Stadium.
Astros drop the ball in Pittsburgh
Jimmy Paredes dropped Russell Martin's bases-loaded fly ball when he collided with second baseman Jake Elmore with two outs in the ninth inning, the second missed catch by a Houston right fielder, and the Pittsburgh Pirates rallied past the Astros 5-4 Friday night.
Wrestling federation plots future strategy
Wrestling’s governing body is preparing for what could be the match of its life.
- Local sports in brief 5/17/2013
Penguins proving potent with extra skater
Even as numbers on a roster, the Pittsburgh Penguins’ power play appears intimidating.
Bucs brew third-straight win
The ball left Travis Snider’s bat and he took off with his head down. The Pittsburgh Pirates outfielder had imagined driving the ball into the Allegheny River since he joined the team last summer.
College players dominate Point nominations
Pitt-Johnstown junior Jake Warner was perfect and extremely productive at the plate while earning the first two monthly nominations for the 2013 Point Stadium Award in February and March.
Mount Aloysius sophomore Derrick Capiak nearly reached perfection to take the April nomination.
Pirates roll past Brewers
Wandy Rodriguez allowed one run over seven strong innings and Neil Walker hit a two-run single as the Pittsburgh Pirates beat the Milwaukee Brewers 3-1 on Wednesday night.
Rodriguez (4-2) gave up six hits, walking one and striking out five.
- More Sports Headlines