Post 10 wins again
TYGARTS VALLEY – Will Bowser and Will Larch went back-to-back in the top of the seventh inning and the two homers propelled Weirton Post 10 to a 10-7 victory over the Charleston Power Saturday in the Hillbilly Classic.
Bowser also earned the mound win, taking over for Mitch Viakley with one out in the sixth inning.
Vinnie Merico doubled twice and Kelaen Welch singled twice for the winners (4-2).
Weirton 10, Charleston Power 7
Weirton 000 311 5 – 10 10 5
Charleston 201 022 0 – 7 11 2
WEIRTON (4-2): Viakley (1K, 1W), Bowser (WP, 6, 1K, 0W) and Silvestri; Welch 2S; Merico 2D; Bowser S, HR, 3RBI; Larch S, HR, 3RBI; Cessna S; Baire S.
CHARLESTON: Bray (LP) and Farner;
Post 33 splits
CHILLICOTHE – Steubenville Post 33 earned a 4-2 win over Ottowa and the dropped a 4-2 decision to hostPost 757 Saturday in the Chillicothe Tournament.
Post 33 scored three times in the top of the fifth inning to break a 1-1 tie in Game 1.
Devin Ferguson earned the win, throwing 85 pitches. He fanned two and walked one.
Justin Corsi and Anthony Zorne each had a single and an RBI. Pat Pizzoferrato had an RBI sacrifice fly and Gino Pierro and Niko Petrides the other singles.
Chillicothe Post 757 turned the tables on Post 33 and scored three in the top of the fifth inning to break a 1-1 deadlock.
Kai McClurg had a double and RBI, while Aleks Porreca singled for an RBI?and Petrides delivered a pair of singles.
Steubenville 4, Ottowa 2
Steubenville 010 030 0 – 4 5 0
Ottowa 010 010 0 – 2 5 0
STEUBENVILLE: Ferguson (WP, 2K, 1W) and McClurg; Corsi S, RBI; Pizzoferrato RBI; Linn S; A. Zorne S, RBI; Petrides S; G. Pierro S.
OTTOWA: Schimmoeller (LP, 5K, 5W), Warnecke (6, 2K, 0W) and Bockrath; Zender S, RBI; Phillips S.
Chillicothe 4, Steubenville 2
Chillicothe 100 030 0 – 4 5 1
Steubenville 000 100 1 – 2 4 4
CHILLICOTHE:?Plum (WP, 8K, 0W)?and Sarver; Taylor 2S; Swarkhammer 2S; Downs RBI; Stoctholm S, RBI.
STEUBENVILLE:?Runkel (LP, 1K, 2W), Bernard (5, 2K, 0W)?and McClurg; Petrides 2S; Porreca S, RBI; McClurg D, RBI.