High school roundup: Eberst's 7th-inning slam lifts Baldwin past Mt. Lebanon
By The Tribune-Review
Published: Saturday, April 6, 2013, 10:09 p.m.
Kayla Eberst belted a grand slam in the top of the seventh inning to lift Baldwin past Mt. Lebanon, 12-10, Saturday in Section 4-AAAA action.
Baldwin improved to 2-1 in section, 2-1 overall, while Mt. Lebanon fell to 2-1, 2-1. Maggie Gannon went 5 for 5 in a losing cause.
Greensburg Central Catholic 19, East Allegheny 2 — Nikki Adisey and Julia Lang each hit a single, double and home run as Greensburg Central Catholic (3-1, 3-0) scored 10 runs in the second inning en route to a Section 4-AA win over East Allegheny (0-2, 0-2).
Peters Township 10, Chartiers Valley 8 — Kellyn Perich struck out nine in seven innings and added a double and three RBI as Peters Township (9-1, 3-1) scored a Section 4-AAAA victory. Carly Konopka had a two-run home run for Indians.
Monessen 16, California 5 — Alexis Vatakis doubled and homered as Monessen (4-2, 2-2) tallied 19 hits in its Section 2-A win over California (1-3, 1-3).
South Side Beaver 20, Quigley 4 — Winning pitcher Connor McGaffic hit two home runs, two doubles and had six RBI and in South Side Beaver's four-inning Section 4-A win at Quigley (0-4, 0-4). South Side Beaver (4-0, 4-0) had 22 hits, including nine doubles and four home runs.
West Mifflin 3, Yough 1 — Marla Small had three hits and Paige Flore notched the win for West Mifflin (6-1, 3-1) against Yough (2-3, 1-3) in Section 3-AAA.
Bishop Canevin 15, Sewickley Academy 1 — Bishop Canevin (2-0, 2-0) scored 11 runs in the fourth inning in its Section 1-A win over Sewickley Academy (1-3, 1-2).
Brashear 7, Upper St. Clair 5 — Miranda Piccolino struck out 14 and threw the complete game in Brashear's Section 4-AAAA win against Upper St. Clair (0-3, 0-3). Anna Bruecken and Rachel Skon each had three hits for Brashear (1-2, 1-2).
Moon 5, South Fayette 0 — Elise Eaughton struck out nine as Moon (1-2, 0-1) blanked South Fayette (2-3, 1-3) in Section 2-AAA.
North Allegheny 4, Seneca Valley 3 — North Allegheny (2-1, 2-1) scored all of its runs in the second inning in its Section 3-AAAA win over Seneca Valley (0-3, 0-3). Sami Beining notched the win.
Woodland Hills 4, Oakland Catholic 3 — Laura Valenti and Autumn Porter each doubled and drove in two runs as Woodland Hills (1-1, 1-1) beat Oakland Catholic (0-3, 0-2) in Section 2-AAAA.
Keystone Oaks 21, Carlynton 5 — Eryn Caragein hit two home runs and drove in six to lead Keystone Oaks (3-0, 3-0) to victory at Carlynton (1-2, 1-2) in Section 1-AA. Bri Fischer had five hits for Keystone Oaks, which had 21 overall.
Waynesburg 14, Fort Cherry 3 — Waynesburg (4-4, 2-3) scored 11 runs in the first inning en route to a five-inning win over Fort Cherry (0-4, 0-2) in Section 2-AA. Taylor Staley picked up the win and also hit a double.
OLSH 10, Quaker Valley 2 — Taylor Diterna scored four runs as OLSH (2-1, 2-1) beat Quaker Valley (0-3, 0-3) in Section 1-AA. Emily Duerr picked up the win.
Canon-McMillan 4, Bethel Park 2 — Maddie Ange, Linda Rush and Abby McCartney doubled as Canon-McMillan (3-1, 3-0) picked up the Section 4-AAAA victory.
Greensburg Salem 12, Laurel Highlands 1 — Madison Hantz had three hits, including two doubles, and finished with four RBIs as Greensburg Salem (4-0, 4-0) earned a victory in Section 4-AAA.
Latrobe 10 , Kiski Area 0 (5 inn.) — Shelby Noll tossed a complete game, striking out four, and hit a solo home run as Latrobe (4-0, 3-0) scored the Section 1-AAAA victory.
Shady Side Academy 8, Washington 7 — Chuck Calaprese's walk-off two-run homer propelled Shady Side (4-1) to a non-section victory.
Ellwood City 10, Kittanning 0 — Ellwood City scored eight runs in the fifth inning to blank Kittanning in nonsection play. Seth Mhey notched the win.
North Allegheny 4, Erie McDowell 1 — James Meeker had two RBI and Justin Zeitler struck out three batters in six innings as North Allegheny (4-1) earned a nonsection victory.
Blackhawk 16, Sto-Rox 1 (4 inn.) — Cody Bain struck out seven in three innings as Blackhawk (1-2) earned a nonsection victory. Brendan McKay went 3 for 4 for the Cougars.
Sewickley Academy 9, North Catholic 7 — Sewickley Academy (3-1, 1-0) scored four times in the bottom of the third and the Panthers held on for a two run win. Joe Nagel singled in two of those four runs and also doubled for Sewickley Academy. Chris Dick came on in the seven after North Catholic (0-3) scored three runs and retired three straight for the save.
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