Wheeling, Moundsville Win Legion Games
WHEELING – Trevor Stewart hit a two-run single in the bottom of the seventh to erase a one-run deficit and lead Wheeling past Steubenville in American Legion baseball action Tuesday.
Russell Schwerfteger added to a 10-hit attack with two hits, including a double, and three RBI. Andrew Kowalo, who doubled and tripled, Dominic Ellis, and Colten Coss also drove in runs for Post 1 (14-10).
Alex Young had two hits and drove in two runs for Steubenville. Jimmy Bolyog, John Linn and Brian Peirro each drove in one.
EAST SPRINGFIELD -Nearly half of Moundsville’s hits resulted in extra bases in a victory against Richmond.
Winning pitcher Hunter Kaschke contributed two doubles and two RBI to help his own cause, Jeremiah Fromhart added two singles and three RBI and Zach Winland delivered a single and two RBI. Also, Austin Pegg ended up with a single and a run-scoring double, Mark Walker recorded a single and a double and Alex Reidel added a double. Finally, Shane Wellman collected an RBI, and Ryan Hughes singled.
Ryan Kramarich took the loss for Richmond. Kramarich struck out two and walked three in four-plus innings of work.
For Richmond, Tanner Wise had two singles, a double and two RBI, Storm Mohn recorded a double and two RBI and Tanner Evans ended up with two singles and an RBI. Also, Josh Pasek picked up a pair of base hits.
Cadiz 12, Wheeling 2
Wheeling 001 01 – 2 6 1
Cadiz 441 03 – 12 15 2
W – Ashbrook lp (4SO, 2W), Peroni (3) (1SO, 1W) and Ellis; Jackson 2S; Kowolo S, rbi; Schwertfeger S, rbi.
C – Pelegreen wp (5SO, 1W) and Patrone; R. Mitchell 3S, 3rbi; Badia 2S, 2rbi; Chlon 2S, D, rbi.
Moundsville 10, Richmond 5
Moundsville 101 061 1 – 10 12 3
Richmond 101 000 3 – 5 10 5
M – Kaschke wp (3SO, 0W), Walker (3) and Riedel; Winland S, 2rbi; Fromhart 2S, 3rbi; Riedel D; Kaschke 2D, 2rbi; Pegg S,D, rbi; Wellman rbi; Walker S, D.
R- Kramarich lp (2SO, 3W), Horan (4) and Mohn; Wise 2S, D, 2rbi; Pasek 2S; Mohn D, 2rbi; Evans 2S, rbi.