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WVC BASEBALL ROUNDUP: Ambosie’s RBI Single The Difference

May 4, 2019

At Mountain Post Legion, Dean Ambosie singled home pinch-runner Zach Andrews with two out in the bottom of the fifth inning for the game’s only run, giving Crestwood a 1-0 over Berwick on Friday.

It was the third consecutive one-run game for Crestwood in as many days. The Comets lost their last two on walk-off hits.

Crestwood moves to 6-8 with the win while Berwick slips to 9-8

Adam Litchofski pitched 6⅔ innings to get the win. Ambosie came on to get the final out of the game to get the save.

Ian Kishbaugh and Shane Levan each had two hits for Berwick.

Berwick Crestwood

ab r h bi ab r h bi

Kishbaugh ss 4 0 2 0 Ambosie cf/p 1 0 1 1

Levan c 4 0 2 0 Palmiero ss 3 0 1 0

Novicki 1b 4 0 1 0 Dean 1b 3 0 1 0

Slusser 3b 2 0 0 0 Albee 3b 0 0 0 0

Lombargo 2b 3 0 1 0 Bafunno lf 2 0 0 0

McCracken rf 3 0 0 0 Litchofski p 0 0 0 0

Feudale lf 3 0 0 0 Schwartz cf 0 0 0 0

Hughes cf 2 0 0 0 Petrochko dh 3 0 0 0

Kemp p 0 0 0 0 Papura 2b 2 0 0 0

Anderson dh 3 0 0 0 Caladie 3b 2 0 1 0

Andrews pr 0 1 0 0

Geroski c 1 0 0 0

Jones rf 2 0 0 0

Totals 28 0 6 0 Totals 19 1 4 1

Berwick 000 000 0 — 0

Crestwood 000 010 x — 1

2B: Matthew Dean (Crest).

Berwick IP H R ER BB SO

Kemp, LP 6 4 1 1 3 7

Crestwood IP H R ER BB SO

Litchofski, WP 6 2/3 6 0 0 2 4

Ambosie 1/3 0 0 0 0 1

Wyoming Seminary 12, GAR 3

At Coal Street, Will Youngman allowed five hits over six innings and struck out nine as Wyoming Seminary extended its winning streak to six and improved its record to 11-4 on the season.

Youngman improved to 2-0 on the year. Todd Phillips had two hits including a double, two RBIs and scored three runs. Frankie Nockley had two RBIs, while Zane Nardone had a double and drove in one run. Aiden Murphy also had a double.

Sharyel Columna had two hits for GAR. George Placencio and Joezer Encarnacion each had a single and scored one run.

Wyoming Seminary GAR

ab r h bi ab r h bi

Phillips ss 3 3 2 2 Placencio cf/p 4 1 1 0

Kutz rf 3 1 0 0 Taylor 2b/p 4 0 1 0

Nockley 3b 3 2 1 2 O’Day ss 2 0 1 0

Youngman p 0 0 0 0 Vicioso 1b 2 0 0 1

Murphy dh 3 1 1 0 Taylor p/p 3 0 0 0

Amend c 3 0 1 1 Faust lf 3 0 0 0

Lonstein 2b 3 0 0 0 Columna c 3 1 2 0

Flanley lf 3 2 1 0 Rodriguez 3b 2 0 0 0

Hromisin cf 4 1 1 0 Encarnacion rf 2 1 1 0

Nardone 1b 3 2 1 1

Totals 28 12 8 6 Totals 25 3 6 1

Wyoming Seminary 102 205 2 — 12

GAR 002 000 1 — 3

2B: Zane Nardone (Sem), Todd Phillips (Sem), Aiden Murphy (Sem).

Wyoming Seminary IP H R ER BB SO

Youngman, WP 6 5 2 2 1 9

Lonstein 1 1 1 0 1 2

GAR IP H R ER BB SO

Taylor, LP 5 1/3 7 7 5 4 0

Taylor 2/3 0 3 0 5 0

Placencio 1 1 2 0 3 0

Meyers 9, MMI Prep 2

At MMI Prep, Luke Bottger had two hits, including a triple, and drove in two runs to help Meyers pick up its second consecutive win.

Talee Swinney also had two hits for Meyers and pitched the final two innings in relief of starting and winning pitcher Denysh Polanco. Polanco allowed five hits over five innings and picked up his first win of the year.

David Castro had two doubles for MMI Prep, while Kevin McNulty and Colin Williams each drove in a run.

Meyers MMI Prep

ab r h bi ab r h bi

Polanowski 2b 4 1 0 0 Jordan c 3 0 0 0

Macko ss 3 1 0 0 Rinehimer ph 1 0 0 0

Bottger 1b 3 2 2 2 Danchinsion p 3 0 0 0

Bynon rf 3 2 1 0 Spencer ph 1 0 0 0

Ostrowski c 3 0 0 0 Kassick cf 2 1 0 0

Sliker ph 1 0 1 2 Kelly ph 1 0 0 0

Swinney 3b 4 0 2 0 McNulty 1b/p 2 0 2 1

Polanco p 3 0 0 0 Williams 3b 3 0 1 1

Kasper ph 1 1 0 0 Warner dh/p 3 0 0 0

Sanchez cf 4 1 1 1 Rinaldi p 0 0 0 0

Casey lf 3 1 1 1 Castro 2b/p 2 0 2 0

Yamulla ss 2 0 0 0

Crockford ph 1 0 0 0

Frask lf 3 1 1 0

Totals 32 9 8 6 Totals 27 2 6 2

Meyers 020 040 3 — 9

MMI Prep 002 000 0 — 2

2B: David Castro (MMI) 2.

3B: Luke Bottger (Mey).

Meyers IP H R ER BB SO

Polanco, WP 5 5 2 2 3 3

Swinney 2 1 0 0 0 2

MMI Prep IP H R ER BB SO

Danchinsion 4 3 2 0 0 9

Castro, LP 2/3 3 4 4 2 1

McNulty 1 1/3 0 2 2 1 2

Warner 1 2 1 0 1 2