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Central, Portage earn consy-round victories

Central scored six runs in the first inning and bounced back from its loss to Tyrone to beat Huntingdon, 11-5, in a Curve Classic consolation game at PNG Field on Friday.

Tyler Oakes threw four innings of no-hit baseball to pick up the win, striking out six. Jonah Snowberger had three hits, including a triple, and drove in five runs. Paxton Kling had two hits, including an inside-the-park home run, and drove in three runs.

Tyson Cook had a double and triple and drove in two runs for Huntingdon.

HUNTINGDON (5): Woodward RF-C 210, Cook P-RF 322, Handy C-P 301, Bryson 1B 400, Hack 2B 200, Marshall 3B-RF 300, Safko CF 210, Steele SS-P 300, Foster LF 100, Sheffield LF 200, Totals — 25-5-3.

CENTRAL (11): P. Kling SS-P 422, Klotz C 401, Veckov CR 000, Boyles 2B 220, Ebersole 2B 100, Smith 1B 321, J. Snowberger DH 513, G. Snowberger PR 000, Oakes P 000, Metzger SS 010, Helsel CF 411, Lingenfelter LF 000, Gregg LF-CF 200, Hall 3B 210, Detwiler PH 100, L Kling RF 210, Fisher PH 000. Totals — 30-11-9.

SCORE BY INNINGS

Huntingdon 000 130 1– 5 3 2

Central 601 001 3–11 9 1

E–Steele, Cook, Hall 2B–Handy,Cook. 3B–Snowberger, Cook. HR–P. Kling. RBI–Cook 2, Handy 1, Hack 1, P. Kling 3, Klotz 1, J Snowberger 5, Gregg 1. WP–Oakes. LP–Cook. SO–Oakes 6, P. Kling 3, Cook 1. BB–Cook 4, Handy 3, Steele 2, Oakes 2, P Kling 2.

Records: Central (5-1); Huntingdon (0-5).

Portage prevails

Nate Moore gave up three hits over six innings in helping Portage to a 7-2 win over Northern Cambria in one of the consolation games of the Altoona Curve Classic at PNG Field.

Mooore struck out two and walked only one as Portage improved to 5-2.

The Mustangs, who led 5-0 after three innings, got two hits and an RBI from Josh Morgan and a solo RBI each from Tyler Ferguson and Payton Zatek.

Northern Cambria dropped to 2-3.

SCORE BY INNINGS

No. Cambria 000 001 1 — 2 3 1

Portage 023 002 X — 7 4 0

RBI–Kudlawiec (NC), Morgan, Alexander, Zatek (P). WP–Moore. LP–Yachtis. SO–Moore 2, Miko 2 (P), Yachtis 1, Bougher 1 (NC). BB–Moore 2, Yachtis 2, Bougher 4.

Records: Portage (5-2), Northern Cambria (2-3).

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