Greenwood Meadows and McCabe Trucking both advanced to the next round of the Dean Patterson Little World Series, thanks to victories Monday night at the Altoona Independent Youth Baseball League field next to Mansion Park in Altoona.
Greenwood beat Bellwood Firemen, 15-0, thanks to a home run from Evan Himes and two hits each from Paine Savoy and Cameron Maloney. Winning pitcher Hunter Friedenberger had eight strikeouts.
McCabe Trucking beat Drenning's, 16-0, behind winning pitcher Seth Musselman, who struck out eight. Canaan Burkett, Logan Ridenour and Seth Musselman all homered for the winners. Burkett, Musselman and Corey Chamberlain each had two hits for McCabe's.
Mirror photo by Gary M. Baranec
Greenwood Meadows’ Zack?Lantz scores past the tag of Jordan Irvin.
Two games - Thompson's Pharmacy vs. Cumming Motors (East End) and Penn Med vs. ERA Sports - were both washed out by rain and will be played tonight.
Greenwood Meadows 15, Bellwood Firemen 0. Multiple hits-Savoy 2, Maloney 2 (GM). HR-Himes (GM). Strikeouts-Friedenberger (GM) 8.
McCabe Trucking 16, Drenning's 0. Multiple hits-Burkett 2, Chamberlain 2, Musselman 2 (MT). HR-Burkett, Ridenour, Musselman (MT). Strikeouts-Musselman (MT) 8. Grabill (D) 2, Hartman 1, Lucas 2.
Mountain View Archery3
Louis Rhodes helped Mountain View Archery blank Mainline Men with eight strikouts at Mansion Park in an Altoona Greater City League game.
With the win, Mountain View improved to 9-16.
MAINLINE MEN (0): Marra 2b 200, Behee rf 300, Wilt 3b 300, Adams ss 302, Rabold p 300, Patterson 1b 300, Mills c 301, A. Pettanti cf 301, Richardson lf 200. Totals -25-0-4 .
MOUNTAIN VIEW ARCHERY (3): Oswalt rf 300, Schern rf 000, Clancy ss 302, W. Snyder lf 201, J. Harshbarger 1b 120, T. Sweeney 3b 312, C. Sweeney 3b 000, Marchi dh 200, Rhodes p 000, Lascoli c 300, Williams 2b 200, Elliott 2b 000, Snyder cf 200. Totals - 21-3-5.
SCORE BY INNINGS
Mainline Men000 000 0-0 4 2
Mountain View Archery010 200 x-3 5 1
E-Adams, Behee, Clancy. RBI-T. Sweeney, Marchi, Lascoli. WP-Rhodes. LP-Rabold. SO-Rabold 4, Rhodes 8. BB-Rabold 2, Rhodes 2.
Records: Mainline Men (2-22); Mountain View Archey (9-16).
Mike Godissart was the winning pitcher, and Chad Barr went 2-for-3 with a pair of RBIs for Matty Trucking at Vets.
MATTY TRUCKING (7): Stoudnour cf 412, Eckenrode ss 321, Plummer 3b-1b 412, Godissart p-3b 210, Detwiler c 411, Moyer rf 311, Walter 1b 200, Dicken p 100, Barr 2b 302, Cushion lf 300. Totals -30-7-9 .
GRANDVIEW MEATS (1): Mearkle cf 404, Fredrick ss 401, Scalice c 201, Kepner c 200, McCloskey 1b 400, Wise dh 210, Rolston p 000, Lytle 3b 300, Myers rf 200, Ainsworth 2b 301, Dalto lf 300. Totals - 29-1-7.
SCORE BY INNINGS
Matty Trucking420 000 1-7 9 1
Grandview Meats000 001 0-1 7 4
E-Lytle 2, Eckenrode, Rolston, Scalice. 2B-Barr, Mearkle. RBI-Detwiler, Moyer, Barr 2. WP-Godissart. LP-Rolston. SO-Godissart 6, Rolston 4. BB-Godissart 2, Rolston 5.
Records: Matty Trucking (5-19); Grandview Meats (8-16).
Altoona Teener Major
Sheetz advanced to the Altoona Teener Major League finals, thanks to a 12-2 win over Furrer Beverage Monday night at Seitz Field.
Sheetz will play C&G Savings for the league title. Their best-of-3 series starts tonight at 5:30 with a twinbill. If necessary, a game 3 will be held Wednesday at 8 p.m.
Nathan Hagg led Sheetz with three hits and three RBIs. Teammate Carter Replogle added two hits and two RBIs to go with three hits and an RBI from Andrew Potopa.
Trent Miller had two hits and an RBI for Furrer.
SCORE BY INNINGS
Sheetz131 022 3 - 12 13 1
Furrer Beverage200 000 0 - 2 6 2
2B-Luther (F), Eberhart, Potopa 2 (S). Multiple hits - Miller 2 (F), Hagg 3, Replogle 2, Eberhart 2, Potopa 3 (S). RBI-Hagg 3, Kustenbauder, Replogle 2, Eberhart, Potopa, Moyer, Batzel, Glass (S), Bush, Miller (F). WP-Moyer. LP-Gibson. SO-Moyer 4, Dishong (S), Gibson 8, Miller 2 (F). BB-Moyer 3, Gibson 2, Miller 4.