Dante LaRocco led off the bottom of the seventh with a double, and Guillermo Gaffney had a walk-off walk to lift Eldorado Kiwanis to a 6-5 win over Larocco Counseling at Seitz Field on Sunday in an Altoona Teener Major Baseball League game.
Nicholas Kraft had two RBIs for Eldorado Kiwanis. EJ Ulery was strong through six innings, recording 14 strikeouts, but pitch limit caused him to be removed.
Will Kordish had two hits and two RBIs for Larocco.
ELDORADO KIWANIS 6, LAROCCO COUNSELING 5: Multiple hits–Kordish 2, Schimmingher 3 (LC). WP–Webster. LP–Emerick. SO–Albright 3, Gaffney 3, Winters 2 (EK); Ulery 14 (LC).
Records: Eldorado Kiwanis (11-1); Larocco Counseling (5-5).
Furrer evens record
Winning pitcher Tucker Rossman of Furrer Beverage struck out six in a 15-5 victory over Beauchamp Plumbing & Heating in a Senior Babe Ruth game at Vets Field on Sunday.
Rossman, Wil Tobin, Baron Dionis and Theryn DeGennaro each drove in two runs.
FURRER BEVERAGE 15, BEAUCHAMP PLUMBING & HEATING 5: Multiple hits–Tobin 2, Stiffler 2, DeGennaro 2 (FB). WP-T. Rossman. LP–Baney. SO-T. Rossman 6 (FB); Baney 2, Eberhart 2 (BPH).
Records: Beauchamp Plumbing & Heating (3-7); Furrer Beverage (6-6).
Sheetz topped APEX, 13-3, in an Altoona Teener Major League game Sunday at Seitz Field behind three hits each from Malikai Shields and Tanner Rossman, who also drove in three runs.
SHEETZ 13, APEX 3: 2B–Folckemer (S); Dean, Nevling (A). Multiple hits–Shields 3, Rossman (S); Della, Swanger (A). RBI–Rossman 3, Slowik, Folckemer, Friedenberger, Lohsl (S); Nevling, Dean (A). WP–Friedenberger. LP–Swanger. SO–Friedenberger 4 (S), Swanger 5, Weaver 1. BB–Friedenberger 3 (S) Swanger 6, Della 4, Weaver 3 (A)
Records: Sheetz (3-9); Apex (1-10).
M&T now 9-0
Winning pitcher Gavin Bell had three hits and drove in three runs to help M&T Bank defeat Sheetz, 12-2 in Altoona Teener Major League action on Saturday at Seitz Field.
Cayden Gibbons also had three hits, and Paul Wedel had two hits and drove in three runs for M&T.
M&T BANK 12, SHEETZ 2: Multiple hits–Bell 3, Gibbons 3, Steiner 2, Wedel 2, Miller 2 (MT). WP-Bell. LP–T. Rossman.
Records: M&T Bank (9-0); Sheetz (2-9).
Gingrich moves on
Gingrich Insurance shut out Cullen Sheehan Allstate, 7-0, in an Altoona Teener League 13-year-old playoff game Saturday.
Rylan Horell and Ethan Reffner combined for a two-hit shutout.
GINGRICH INSURANCE 7, CULLEN SHEEHAN ALL STATE 0: WP–R. Horell. LP–C. DeLattre. SO–Horell 5, Reffner 1 (GI). DeLattre 1, Sheehan 2 (CS). Multiple hits–E. Reffner 2, A. Clark 2, A. Neri 2, A. Glasgow 2, L. Geishauer 2 (GI).
GI pitches gem
Three pitchers for Gingrich Insurance combined to give up just one hit in a 2-1 victory over J&P Auto Mart in a Altoona Teener Minor League playoff game late Friday at Seitz Field.
Spencer Davis pitched the final three innings to record the win.
GINGRICH INSURANCE 2 J&P AUTO MART 1: Multiple hits–A.Clark 2 (GI). WP–S.Davis. LP–M. Andrews. SO–Davis 4, Shaw 2, Horell 1 (GI) Andrew’s 11 (JP).