Roundup - 'Cats Jordan shuts out Leopards

April 24, 2003


SMITHSBURG - Ben Jordan pitched a complete game with seven strikeouts, and added three hits at the plate for No. 8 Williamsport as the Wildcats shut out Smithsburg 4-0 on Wednesday.

Dave Warrenfeltz drove in two runs with his second home run of the season, Greg Small had two hits and a home run, and Dustin Bachtell had two hits for Williamsport (11-2, 9-2).

Brad Jennings had two hits for the Leopards (3-6).

SJPH 1, Uniondale (N.Y.) 0

FREDERICK, Md. - Hugh Wescott had a perfect game until an error with two outs in the seventh inning broke it up, but still went on to throw a no-hitter for St. John's-Prospect Hall in the SJPH Spring Classic.

Wescott ended the game with 11 strikeouts, while Jeremy Hess stole home to score the only run of the game for the Vikings.

Mercersburg 17, St. James 2

MERCERSBURG, Pa. - Chris Gallon pitched three shutout innings without surrendering a hit and the Mercersburg offense backed him up with a 17-hit attack as the Blue Storm (6-3) put away St. James (0-9) in four innings.

Garrett Fix went 3-for-4 with a double, two RBI and two runs scored to pace Mercersburg, while Mark Ryscavage went 2-for-3 with a double and two RBI and Alex Laddbush doubled, singled and scored twice.

Southwest Edgecombe 6 Goretti 5

TARBORO, N.C. - Southwest Edgecombe (N.C.) broke a 5-5 tie in the bottom of the seventh inning to beat St. Maria Goretti at the Tarboro Easter Classic.

Chris Dorsey had two singles and Phil Dorsey doubled to lead Goretti (3-8).

No. 9 South 13, FSK 7

UNION BRIDGE, Md. - Phillip Powell and Josh Bussard each went 4-for-5 to pace South Hagerstown's 17-hit attack.

Danny Lynn went 3-for-4 with two RBI for the Rebels (9-4, 9-4 MVAL), while Powell had a double and three RBI and Bussard tripled and drove in two.

Jeremy McAfee struck out eight in four innings of work as he improved to 3-1.

Brunswick 4, Walkersville 3

WALKERSVILLE, Md. - Brian Baugher threw a four-hitter with seven strikeouts for Brunswick in the Railroaders' victory over Walkersville.

Preston Tarleton had two hits and two RBI while Zack Williams, Matt Feldman, and Justin Smith all had two hits for Brunswick (5-6).

Josh Harrison had a two-run homer for Walkersville (5-5).

Boonsboro 4, Catoctin 3

THURMONT, Md. - Josh Mitchell walked with the bases loaded in the seventh inning to score the winning run for Boonsboro, giving coach Fred Kreiger his 200th win with the Warriors.

Alex Malphrus had two hits and two RBI and Nathan Himes had two hits for Boonsboro (5-4).

Chad Wolfe struck out seven in four innings and added a homer for Catoctin (8-4), while Justus Yocum had three hits and an RBI.

No. 6 Clear Spring 19 Hancock 0

CLEAR SPRING - The Blazers scored 14 runs in the second inning as they routed Hancock.

Clear Spring (11-1) sent 17 batters to the plate in the inning and rapped out 13 hits. Andy Simmons had a home run and a double and four RBI in the frame, while Phil Saloom had two hits and two RBI.

Simmons finished the game with three hits and six RBI, while Scott Keeney and Cody Beard each went 3-for-3 with two RBI for the Blazers.

Mike Hamby pitched four innings of no-hit ball before giving way to Beard in the fifth. Beard allowed one hit in the fifth.

No. 1 Chambersburg 12 Northern 3

DILLSBURG, Pa. - Andrew Burke settled down after a rough first inning and scattered six hits to lead Chambersburg to a Mid-Penn Commonwealth win over Northern.

Burke retired 14 straight batters at one point in the game. He struck out eight and walked three.

Jared Olson had two hits and four RBI, including a two-run double in the fourth that gave the Trojans (9-1, 8-0) a 4-3 lead in the fifth inning.

Ben McGwin and Irvin Sleighter each had two hits and two RBI, while Brandon Mummert added two hits.

Hedgesville 15 No. 4 Martinsburg 3

HEDGESVILLE, W.Va. - Matt Bartgis had three hits and four RBI to lead Hedgesville past Martinsburg in five innings.

Bryce Blair had two hits and drove in three while Trey Hockman, Dirk Webb, and Anthony Butts all had two hits for the Eagles (6-6).

Brandon Armentrout hit a home run for Martinsburg (9-10).

No. 3 Waynesboro 10 Carlisle 1

WAYNESBORO, Pa. - Brock Emery had seven strikeouts on the mound and added two hits and two RBI at the plate as Waynesboro defeated Carlisle.

Joey Wetherald went 3-for-3 with three RBI, and Phil Woodring had two hits for the Indians (9-3, 7-2).

North 16, Middletown 6

Matt Tedrick had four hits, including a three-run homer, and drove in six runs for North Hagerstown.

Dominic Christian, Orland Dean, and Matt Murray each had three hits, Matt Ridenour hit a solo home run, and Kyle Robinson had three RBI for the Hubs.

No. 7 Greencastle 12 Camp Hill 2

GREENCASTLE, Pa. - Brett Sellers went 3-for-3, driving in three and scoring three runs for Greencastle in the Blue Devils' victory over Camp Hill.

Eric Ile had two RBI and Jared Barkdoll had two hits for Greencastle (10-3).


Thomas Johnson 4, Liberty 3

FREDERICK, Md. - Julie Stick had two hits for Thomas Johnson (3-7, 3-6).

No. 2 Catoctin 8, Boonsboro 2

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