Panthers' offense too much for Lions

April 03, 2010


HANCOCK -- The Panthers' offense scored at least one run in nine of 11 innings played in a 12-2, 11-6 doubleheader sweep of the Lions on Saturday.

In the opener, Vinny Foreman gave up a hit to Gabe Hirsch leading off the game, then didn't allow any more hits in a six-inning victory. He struck out seven and walked two.

Eli Souders hit a two-run homer, and Jason Price and Logan True each drove in two runs for Hancock (3-1).

In the second game, Ethan Martin and Nick Lanehart each had two hits and two RBIs, and True added an RBI double for the Panthers. Both teams agreed before the game to play five innings.

Game 1
Broadfording 000 011 -- 2 1 0
Hancock 012 234 -- 12 8 5

Halderman, Fogleman (5) and Fritz. Foreman and Lanehart. WP -- Foreman (1-0). LP -- Halderman. HR -- H: Souders (3rd, one on).
Game 2
Broadfording 240 00 -- 6 5 1
Hancock 043 22 -- 11 5 3

Garrish, South (3), Fritz (5) and Hirsch. Souders and Lanehart. WP -- Souders (1-0). LP -- South.


Gov. Mifflin 3, Chambersburg 2

READING, Pa. -- Governor Mifflin scored three runs in the bottom of the seventh to stun the Trojans in their opener.

Facing reliever Tyler McDonald, a two-base error with one out got Gov. Mifflin started. After a walk, Kyle Summers' RBI double cut Chambersburg's lead to 2-1. Another walk loaded the bases, and Brandon Snyder hit a walk-off, two-run double.

Junior Andrew Reed hit a solo home run in the second inning in his first at-bat in two years for the Trojans. Reed missed his sophomore season with a concussion. Greg Hammond added an RBI groundout to score McDonald in the third.

Chambersburg 011 000 0 -- 2 8 1
Gov. Mifflin 000 000 3 -- 3 5 1

Warner, McDonald (6) and Hammond. Palange, Hartman (3), Merz (6) and Landrigan. WP -- Merz. LP -- McDonald (0-1). HR -- C: Reed (2nd, none on).

Southern Fulton 8, Tussey Mountain 5

WARFORDSBURG, Pa. -- Southern Fulton got off to a 6-0 start after two innings on the way to defeating Tussey Mountain in a Sideling Hill League game.

Derek Yonker set the tone in the first inning with a three-run home run, one of his two hits.

Tyler Trail picked up the win in relief for the Indians (2-0).

Tussey Mtn. 003 101 0 -- 5 7 3
So. Fulton 330 200 x -- 8 6 3

Swope, Deluca (6) and Morrow. Yonker, Trail (3), Koontz (5), Harper (6) and Munson. WP--Trail (1-0). LP--Swope. HR--Derek Yonker (1st, two on); T: Rickabaugh (4th, none on).

Musselman wins two in mixer

INWOOD, W.Va. -- Musselman picked up two wins as host of its own mixer, defeating Salisbury 12-2 and Northern Garrett 7-1.

Josh Gadd tossed a six-inning complete game for the Applemen against Salisbury, scattering eight hits. Shea LaRose had a pair of hits with two RBIs and Evan Woolum drove in two runs.

Musselman broke a 1-1 tie after four innings with three runs in the fifth and sixth innings against Northern Garrett. Brad Shade went 4 1/3 innings to pick up the win. Andy Mocahbee had three hits and two RBIs, and Alan Mocahbee and Woolum each had two hits.

Musselman 12, Salisbury 2
Salisbury 020 000 -- 2 8 2
Musselman 000 417 -- 12 7 1

Vogt, Miller (3), Hutzel (5) and Knopsnyder. Gadd and R. LaRose. WP--Gadd. LP--Miller.

Musselman 7, Northern Garrett 1
No. Garrett 000 100 0 -- 1 8 1
Musselman 000 133 x -- 7 8 1

Sisler, Humberson (5) and Smith. Shade, S. LaRose (5) and R. LaRose. WP--Shade. L--Humberson.


Hancock 18, Saint James 2

HANCOCK -- Tiffany Younker had three hits and struck out seven in a five-inning, one-hit victory for the Panthers (4-3).

Mariah Peck had three hits and two RBIs, and Briana Swisher also had three hits for Hancock. Chandra Yonker and Tatum True each added two hits.

Saint James 010 01 -- 2 1 4
Hancock 434 7x -- 18 15 1

Bae, Glass (4) and Simmons. Younker and Yonker. WP -- Younker (2-2). LP -- Bae.

Southern Fulton 1, Tussey Mountain 0

WARFORDSBURG, Pa. -- Kelsey White pitched a two-hit shutout to lead the Indians to their first victory of the season in a Sideling Hill League contest.

White struck out seven and walked three, and the defense turned two double plays.

Southern Fulton (1-1, 1-0) scored its run in the fifth. Kim Russell reached on an error, Taylor Leasure singled and Russel scored on a passed ball.

Tussey Mtn. 000 000 0 -- 0 2 2
So. Fulton 000 010 x -- 1 3 0

McCue and Lemin. White and Leasure. WP -- White (1-1). LP -- McCue.


Smithsburg 20-20, Clear Spring 2-1

Smithsburg: (First game) Kinsey Shifflett, Arial Grissinger 3 hits each; Cara Ferguson 2 hits, 8 Ks; (second game) Ferguson 3 hits, 7 Ks; Krystal Holl 2 hits; Arial Grissinger HR.


Shepherd 3-1, W.Va. State 0-0

INSTITUTE, W.Va. -- Shepherd University reached the 20-win mark with a doubleheader sweep of West Virginia State in the West Virginia Conference.

The Rams (21-7, 7-3) used a three-run third inning in Game 1 to gain the victory. Courtni Williams walked and Bianca Biondillo followed with a two-run home run. Nichole Pitcock added a solo blast.

Pitcock scattered four hits to pick up the complete-game win, striking out five.

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