Cumberland Times-News

June 8, 2013

Sivic smacks walk-off homer for Post 13

From Staff Reports
Cumberland Times-News

CUMBERLAND — CUMBERLAND — Colton Sivic’s walk-off, solo home run gave Fort Cumberland Post 13 a 9-8 win over Romney Post 91 and a sweep of their American Legion baseball doubleheader Saturday at Legion Field.

In the first game, Scott Hessler hit a three-run homer to put Romney up 6-4 in the sixth inning but Fort Cumberland responded with three runs in the bottom of the inning for a 7-6 victory.

Trenton Eirich doubled twice, Sivic doubled and singled and Evan Harden and Dan Strietbeck singled twice to lead Fort Cumberland.

Sivic added a single to go with his game-winning homer in game two. Ryan Briner homered and doubled, Matt Oleksik doubled and singled, Strietbeck added two singles and Justin Swogger raked a bases-loaded triple. Cole Smith doubled and singled for Romney.

Fort Cumberland (3-2) plays Grantsville Monday at Garrett College at 6 p.m.