Red Raiders shut out Benton
Montgomery 12, Benton 0
Montgomery baseball team won their season opener shutting out Benton, 12-0. Marcus Barlett and Cody Klees combined for five no-hit innings while Alex Worthington led the offense, 2 for 3, with a home run and 2 RBIs.
Benton 000 00 – 0 0 4; Montgomery 215 13 – 12 10 1
Marcus Bartlett, Cody Klees (4) and Zach Shadle, Thomas Goetz (4). Watson, Cross (3), Lockard (4) and Diltz. W – Barlett (1-0). L – Watson (0-1). Top Montgomery hitters: Alex Worthington 2-3, 2 R, 2 RBIs, 2B, HR; Cameron McHenry 2-3, 3 R, 2B; Cody Klees 1-3, R, 2 RBIs, 2B; Tony Gordon 2-3, 2 R, 2B, RBI.
Muncy baseball wins opener
Trailing in the fourth inning last Wednesday in Muncy’s season opener against Millville, the Indians’ offense took off with two-out runs to tie the game and didn’t stop there as they scored a total of 12 runs in that inning beating Millville, 14-4.
Muncy recorded seven hits in the 12-run fourth inning. Anthony Barberio and Jeff Scott got the inning started with back-to-back singles. T.J. Moyle stepped up to the plate hitting a double to center field to tie up the game.
Pitcher Dawson Fox threw 79 pitches (50 strikes), four walks, two hit batters and six strikeouts.
Millville 310 00 – 4 4 6 Muncy 011 (12)x- 14 9 1
Jared Solomon, Greg Lyons (4) and Brittan Kittle. Dawson Fox and Kenny Koch. W-Fox. L-Solomon.
Top Muncy hitters: T.J. Moyle, 2B, 2 RBIs, 2 runs; Dawson Fox, 2-3, 2B, RBI, 2 runs; Anthony Barberio, 2-3, RBI, 2 runs; Jeff Scott, 2-3, 2 runs.
Montgomery beats rival Muncy
Montgomery baseball picked up a 5-1 win against rival Muncy last Thursday .
Alex Worthington struck out 11 players and allowed just two hits on 105 pitches. Worthington also put the score on the board first as he gave his team a 2-0 lead when he smacked a homerun over the left-center field.
Montgomery 002 012 0-5 4 1; Muncy 000 000 1-1 2 2
Alex Worthington and Thomas Goetz. Kenny Koch, Skylar Ebner, and Dawson Fox.
WP: Alex Worthington. LP: Kenny Koch. Top Montgomery hitters: Worthington 3-3, HR, 2B, 2 runs, 2 RBI; Corey Kriner 2B, run, RBI. Top Muncy hitters: Fox 2-3.
Spartan baseball defeated in opener
S. Wmspt. 10, Hughesville 0 (5 innings)
South Williamsport defeated Hughesville, 10-0 in five innings this past Saturday morning in their season opener Billy Rummings threw a one-hit complete-game in his first varsity start while Zach Staver, Tyler House and Zach Welter each had two two hits.
The Spartans had bases loaded in the top of the first but were left stranded as Rummings threw his second of his eight strikeouts.
Hughesville’s Jeremiah McCarty was the only Spartan to get a hit which prevented Rummings from throwing a no-hitter. Starting pitcher Sadiq Burkholder struck out eight Mounties in three innings.
Hughesville 000 00-0 1 5; South 203 14-10 8 0
Sadiq Burkholder, Tyler Mitcheltree (4) and Brett Reitz. Billy Rummings and Justin Knee. W-Rummings, (1-0). L-Burkholder, (0-1).
Top Hughesville hitter: Jeremiah McCarty 1-2. Top South hitters: Zac Staver 2-3, 2B, 2 RBI, 2 R; Ryan Orgitano 1-1, 2 RBI; Tyler House 2-3, RBI, 2 R; Zach Welter 2-3, RBI; Dominick Bragalone 3 R.