Cumberland Times-News


March 9, 2014

Bobcats, Catamounts drop twinbills

SALISBURY — Salisbury scored a pair of runs in the bottom of the eighth to hand Frostburg State its first loss, then pounded out 20 hits in the second for a 4-3, 19-4 sweep of their Capital Athletic Conference baseball twinbill on Saturday.

The losses snapped a seven-game winning streak for the Bobcats (7-2, 0-2 CAC), who led 3-2 through seven innings in the opener. But the 10th-ranked Sea Gulls (8-2, 2-0), with two outs and runners on first and third, on an errant throw to second on a stolen base attempt, and scored the go-ahead run on a wild pitch.

Dan Fein (3-0) allowed three runs and fanned four in eight innings for the win. Kenny Georgius allowed five hits and two runs in five innings for Frostburg. Dylan Shupe (0-1) absorbed the loss in relief.

Brandon Remalia doubled and scored on a single by Shupe in the third inning, and Rob Jennings had an RBI single later in the inning to give FSU a 2-0 lead. Ricky Castro singled, moved to third on a single by Shupe and scored on a wild pitch in the fifth to make it 3-1.

Shupe went 3 for 4 for Frostburg, which had eight hits. Kyle Hayman had three hits for Salisbury.

Salisbury turned the second game into a rout early, scoring eight runs in the third and leading 13-0 after four innings.

Nick McElfish and Kam Stewart had two singles and Remalia and Josh Jackson doubled for Frostburg.

Pete Grasso and Quinn Griffith had three hits and four RBIs and Jordan Gowe three hits and three RBIs for Salisbury. Brett Collacchi (4-0) allowed two earned runs and struck out six in six innings.

Frostburg plays again Wednesday at Mary Washington (Va.) at 3 p.m.

Sinclair    4    7

Potomac State    1    5

KEYSER, W.Va. — Sinclair Community College spoiled the home debut of Potomac State by sweeping the Catamounts Saturday at Golden Park.

In the opener, Eric Hansman’s RBI single in the top of the sixth inning gave Sinclair a 2-1 lead. The Tartan Pride added three insurance runs in the seventh to seal the win.

Patrick Boyle fanned six in six innings for the win. Drew Hemminger took the loss for Potomac State, allowing four runs in 1 1-3 innings.

Connar Bastaich had two hits for the Catamounts.

In game two, Sinclair jumped out to a 3-0 lead in the first inning and increased the lead to 5-1 after two innings.

Potomac State (4-6) had a chance to tie the game in the sixth, but left the bases loaded.

Matt Maiers absorbed the loss, as he allowed five runs in 1 1-3 innings. Sinclair starter Carlos Pena picked up the win with five solid innings of work.

The series concludes with a single game today at noon.

Text Only
  • Stotler’s hit lifts Post 13 to 5-3 win Stotler’s hit lifts Post 13 to 5-3 win

    Brandon Stotler singled home Brady Hillegas to snap a 3-3 tie in the seventh inning and all nine starters hit safely as Fort Cumberland beat Severna Park 5-3 on a chilly opening night at the Maryland American Legion Baseball State Tournament Tuesday at Memorial Field.

    July 30, 2014 1 Photo

  • Casselman beats North Side, 9-1

    Connor Christner fired a two-hitter and Lance Leydig had three hits to lead Casselman Valley to a 9-1 victory in the opening game of the Rec League Championship Series Tuesday evening at Frostburg State University.

    July 30, 2014

  • Colaw, Keller hits in 11th send Potomac Valley past Romney

    Ryan Colaw hit an RBI single in the top of the 11th inning to put Potomac Valley up 9-8 and Garrett Keller’s hit made it 10-8 as Potomac Valley won the championship game of the West Virginia Area American Legion Tournament, 10-8, in 11 innings over Romney Sunday at Petersburg High School.

    July 29, 2014

  • Maryland state tournament begins today at Memorial Field

    The Maryland American Legion Baseball State Tournament returns to Cumberland today with six teams competing for the state title at Memorial Field at the Hammersmith Hot Stove Complex.

    July 29, 2014

  • Lakeview, Ridgeley capture series openers

    Bryce Jones had three hits and knocked in four runs and Logan Yommer hurled six strong relief innings as Lakeview Auto Parts rolled past Cork’s Cars, 10-1, in the opening game of the Hot Stove League’s American League Championship Series Monday at Holler Field.

    July 29, 2014

  • Oakland sweeps weekend twinbills; Taylor tosses no-hitter

    Oakland scored two runs in the top of the ninth to get by Potomac in the first game 5-3, then erupted for 17 hits to cruise to a 14-5 win in the second, sweeping the Pirates in Pen-Mar-WV League baseball action Sunday afternoon.

    July 29, 2014

  • Ridgeley, Kiwanis advance to Hot Stove semifinals

    Wyatt Yates knocked in the tie run and Nate Strietbeck brought in the winning run with singles in the bottom of the seventh inning as Ridgeley rallied from a one-run deficit to beat Bedford, 5-4, and advance to the next round of the Hot Stove League playoffs Friday in the decisive Game 3 at Hamilton Field.

    July 25, 2014

  • Kiwanis evens series with Eagles

    Blake Beal outdueled Brenton Miller in a finely pitched game Wednesday night at Memorial Field to lead Kiwanis to a 4-2 victory over the Cresaptown Eagles and tie their best-of-three Hot Stove League playoff series at a game apiece.

    July 24, 2014

  • Leydig lifts Casselman Valley over Moose, 6-5

    Lance Leydig scored on a bases loaded suicide squeeze attempt in the bottom of the eighth inning to give Casselman Valley the early advantage over the Moose by winning game one of the best-of-three series 6-5 Monday evening.

    July 22, 2014

  • Northside blanks Hite in opener

    Evan Rodeheaver tossed five innings of two-hit, shutout ball to allow the Northside Diamond Dogs to gain a 1-0 lead in its opening round playoff series by beating Hite Roofing 10-0 Monday at Northern High School.

    July 22, 2014

Latest news
Must Read
House Ads