Greensburg Tribune-Review roundup: Yough rallies to defeat Mt. Pleasant, 9-8
TribLIVE Sports Videos
Brad Bisko had a double and three RBI and helped Yough rally from a six-run deficit to pull out a 9-8 victory over Mt. Pleasant in Section 2-AAA play Thursday.
Tucker Slatosky earned the win for the Cougars (5-6, 4-2). Mitch Matlas and Ryan Hudec doubled for Mt. Pleasant (4-6, 2-4).
Connellsville 14, Albert Gallatin 2 — Trevor Farrell struck out 15 batters in a complete-game victory for Connellsville (5-3, 3-3) in Section 2-AAAA. Darrell Ross also homered and had three hits for the Falcons.
Hempfield 6, Latrobe 3 — Luke Fox hit a two-run triple and Greg Martin picked up the win for No. 3 Hempfield (8-1, 5-1) in a Section 2-AAAA contest. Eli Imbrogno doubled for Latrobe (4-5, 3-3).
Penn-Trafford 7, Norwin 0 — Tyler Smith went 3 for 3 with three RBI and struck out six on the mound to earn the victory, as Penn-Trafford (5-4, 4-2) won in Section 2-AAAA. J.J. Matijevic doubled for Norwin (4-4, 4-2).
Greensburg Salem 10, Derry 2 — Patrick Boyer earned the win, and Greg Neumann had a double to lead Greensburg Salem (3-5, 3-3) in Section 2-AAA. Ryan Rick had three hits for Derry (5-3,4-2).
Belle Vernon 9, Elizabeth Forward 7 — Dom Francia hit a three-run home run, his fourth of the year, to lead Belle Vernon (7-4, 4-2) to a Section 4-AAA win. Luke Padezan had four hits for Elizabeth Forward (9-3, 3-3).
Greensburg C.C. 12, Jeannette 2 (5 inn.) — Corey Marshall allowed five hits and struck out two in a complete-game victory for Greensburg Central Catholic (4-3, 4-2) in Section 4-AA. Marshall and Cole Reese each had two RBI.
Norwin 6, F. Regional 1 — Nikki Ingel had three hits, and Maddy Miller earned the win for Norwin (5-4, 4-4) in Section 1.
Connellsville 6, Kiski Area 4 — Emily Keslar picked up the win, as Connellsville (3-6, 3-6) won in Section 1-AAAA. Hannah Dillick and Maddie Antone doubled for Kiski (2-7, 2-7).
Latrobe 11, Penn-Trafford 0 (6 inn.) — Shelby Noel had three hits, including a home run, and Olivia Gumbita threw a complete-game, one-hitter to guide No. 2 Latrobe (9-1, 8-0) to a Section 1-AAAA win. Kaity Finley had three hits for Latrobe.
Elizabeth Forward 2, West Mifflin 1 (8 inn.) — Virginia Roche hit a sacrifice fly to score Katelyn Shinavski, as No. 3 Elizabeth Forward (9-2, 6-2) won in Section 3-AAA.
South Park 5, Yough 3 (9 inn.) — Lexie Ruzzi hit a two-run, walk-off home run in the bottom of the ninth to give South Park (7-3, 6-3) a Section 3-AAA win. Dana Achille had 13 strikeouts in a complete-game victory.
Greensburg Salem 15, Albert Gallatin 0 (4 inn.) — Taylor Mehan homered and had five RBI, and Karly Mellinger had three hits, as No. 1 Greensburg Salem (9-1, 8-0) won in Section 4-AAA.
Mt. Pleasant 9, Uniontown 4 — In Section 4-AAA, Ashley Pospisil earned the victory, as Mt. Pleasant (8-4, 7-2) won in Section 4-AAA. Jade Tressler tripled for the Vikings.
Indiana 9, Hampton 4 — Kaitlyn Palmer went 4 for 4 with two home runs and five RBI, as Indiana (4-5, 2-5) was victorious in Section 5-AAA.
Frazier 5, Jefferson-Morgan 3 — Alexis Livingstone had two doubles, as No. 5 Frazier (10-1, 9-1) won in Section 2-A.
Jeannette 20, Springdale 1 (5 inn.) — The visiting Jayhawks (6-3, 4-2) scored six runs in the third and nine in the fifth in a Section 3-A win.
Hempfield 8, North Hills 3 — Michaela LeDonne hit a two-run homer in the fourth inning, and Class AAAA No. 4 Hempfield (9-3) won a nonsection game. Taylor Bartlow earned the win, and Hope Pehrson got the save with two no-hit innings.
The four winners of this year's WPIAL Scholar-Athlete Awards are Freeport's Brendan Lynch, Penn Hills' Peter Gula, Margaret Gruber of Mars and Alexis Hilzendeger of Ambridge. Each winner will receive a $5,000 scholarship and will be honored at a luncheon May 20 at the DoubleTree Hotel in Green Tree.
Show commenting policy
TribLive commenting policy
You are solely responsible for your comments and by using TribLive.com you agree to our Terms of Service.
We moderate comments. Our goal is to provide substantive commentary for a general readership. By screening submissions, we provide a space where readers can share intelligent and informed commentary that enhances the quality of our news and information.
While most comments will be posted if they are on-topic and not abusive, moderating decisions are subjective. We will make them as carefully and consistently as we can. Because of the volume of reader comments, we cannot review individual moderation decisions with readers.
We value thoughtful comments representing a range of views that make their point quickly and politely. We make an effort to protect discussions from repeated comments either by the same reader or different readers.
We follow the same standards for taste as the daily newspaper. A few things we won't tolerate: personal attacks, obscenity, vulgarity, profanity (including expletives and letters followed by dashes), commercial promotion, impersonations, incoherence, proselytizing and SHOUTING. Don't include URLs to Web sites.
We do not edit comments. They are either approved or deleted. We reserve the right to edit a comment that is quoted or excerpted in an article. In this case, we may fix spelling and punctuation.
We welcome strong opinions and criticism of our work, but we don't want comments to become bogged down with discussions of our policies and we will moderate accordingly.
We appreciate it when readers and people quoted in articles or blog posts point out errors of fact or emphasis and will investigate all assertions. But these suggestions should be sent via e-mail. To avoid distracting other readers, we won't publish comments that suggest a correction. Instead, corrections will be made in a blog post or in an article.