Post 33 splits DH

STUBENVILLE – Post 33 dropped its first game of the season, 6-5, to Beverley-Lowell on Saturday at Vaccaro Field. It rebounded with a 7-4 victory in the night cap.

Anthony Zorne pitched a complete game, but took the loss for Post 33. He struck out five and walked five.

Bryan Pierro led the offense with a single, double and RBI. Kai McClurg had two singles, while Zorne reached on a double. Pat Pizzoferrato and Chris Murphy each had a single and RBI.

Paul Runkel pitched and won Game 2 with two strikeouts and six walks. Post 33 put up all seven runs in the first inning and held on for the victory.

Niko Petrides had a single, double and two RBIs, while John Lynn singled in two runs. Pizzoferato and Devin Ferguson each got a hit and Dimitrios Collaros singled in a run.

Post 33 plays a doubleheader today at 1 p.m. against Zanesville.

Game 1

Beverley-Lowell 6, Post 33 5

BL 001 000 5 6 8 4

Post 33 020 030 0 5 7 2

BL: Bradford WP. Estes 3S.

Post 33: Zorne (LP 5K, 5BB) and McClurg. Pierro S, D, RBI; Zorne D; McClurg 2S; Murphy S, RBI; Pizzoferrato S, RBI.

Game 2

Post 33 7, Beverley-Lowell 4

BL 001 010 2 4 4 2

Post 33 700 000 x 7 7 3

BL: Kidder LP.

Post 33: Runkel WP (2K, 6BB) and Ferguson. Petrides S, D, 2RBI; Lynn S, 2RBI; Pizzoferrato D; Collaros S, RBI; Ferguson D.