DILLSBURG, Pa. - Rusty Cordell scored the winning run on an error in the eighth inning Monday as Greencastle-Antrim edged York Suburban 2-1 in the first round of the PIAA District 3 Class AAA first-round playoffs.
The Blue Devils (14-7) face Gettysburg in the quarterfinals Thursday at a site and time to be determined.
The game had been a pitchers' duel, with Greencastle starter Bryan Bennett going 6 2/3 innings. He allowed two hits and struck out five.
Greencastle, which had only five hits, scored its first run as Jeff Fisher tripled and came home on Drew Bittner's RBI fielder's choice.
Maryland Region I championships
FREDERICK, Md. - Smithsburg singles players David Kurz and Carrie Martin, the Leopards' girls doubles team of Mia Doyle and Tessa Doyle and their mixed-doubles team of Misbah Shafi and Jon Vich each placed at the Maryland Region I championships over the weekend, but fell short of qualifying for states.