Tussey Mtn. eliminated

BEDFORD — The Tussey Mountain baseball team fell to top-seeded Rockwood, 8-5, on Friday in the District 5 Class 1A semifinals at Bedford Area High School.

Tussey had jumped out to a 4-0 lead but was unable to hold its advantage.

Rockwood’s Jack Pletcher threw 6 1/3 scoreless innings of relief to earn the win.

Andrew Weaver smacked a two-run homer for Rockwood, which will take on Forbes Road in next Wednesday’s championship game.