High school roundup: OLSH baseball extends winning streak to 8
Santino Platt threw a complete game, striking out seven and allowing six hits, to lead OLSH to a 6-2 win over Bishop Canevin (2-3, 2-1) in a Section 5-A baseball game Saturday afternoon.
OLSH (8-4, 5-0) started the season 0-4 before reeling off eight straight wins.
Southmoreland 17, Derry 3 — Zak Leighty and Brandon Lint each went 3 for 4 as Southmoreland (6-4, 3-2) scored 11 runs in the third inning in its Section 2-AAA win at Derry (3-7, 3-3). Every player in Southmoreland's lineup drove in at least one run.
Shaler 11, Vincentian 1 — In nonsection play, Nick Fugh drove in four runs as Shaler (10-2) snapped a six-game winning streak by Vincentian (6-3).
Serra Catholic 8, Carlynton 0 — Serra Catholic (9-3) scored five runs in the fourth en route to its shutout over Carlynton (0-7) in nonsection play. Zac Quattrone picked up the win and Jake Eged went 3 for 3.
Hempfield 12, Kiski Area 2 — Michaela LeDonne had three hits and Madison Stoner added two to lead Hempfield (7-1, 7-1) to a Section 1-AAAA victory. Morgan Ryan scattered six hits and had 11 strikeouts in the win.
Latrobe 10, Greensburg Salem 4— Nicole Dunlop went 3 for 3 as Latrobe (6-3) belted 16 hits on way to defeating Greensburg Salem (4-5) in nonsection play. Claire Oberdorf went 3 for 4, including two doubles, in the loss.
Elizabeth Forward 4, McKeesport 0 — Ashley Hoak hit a bases-loaded double in the fourth inning as Elizabeth Forward (7-4, 4-3) blanked McKeesport (2-7, 1-6) in Section 3-AAA. Lauren Matthews pitched the shutout, allowing five hits and striking out five.
West Allegheny 7, Montour 0 — In Section 2-AAA, Marla Kirkpatrick struck out seven in a four-hit shutout against Montour (3-6, 3-2). Taylor Hottenfeller notched three hits for West Allegheny (6-2, 4-1).
West Mifflin 11, Upper St. Clair 0 (5 inn.) — Savanna Simm struck out four and didn't allow a hit in leading West Mifflin (8-4) to a nonsection win. Alyssa Cairns had three hits, including a triple, for the Titans.