District 2 Baseball Roundup: Dallas Gets Past Honesdale
Dallas’ Jake Shaver was extraordinarily clutch in the Mountaineers’ 4-3 win against Honesdale in the District 2 Class 4A baseball semifinals Friday, earning the win as a relief pitcher and also recording the game-winning hit.
Shaver was a facing a full count with two outs in the bottom of the seventh, when he hit the game-winner that scored Freddie Lombardo, who reached base to lead off the inning.
Darren Kerdesky threw five strong innings as Dallas’ starter, striking out six and allowing two hits and two runs.
Andy Carroll threw well for Honesdale despite taking the loss, limiting Dallas to five hits and no walks over 6⅔ innings.