YOUNGSTOWN -- Jolly Joe's and Roth Brothers have jumped out to one-game leads in their best-of-three Class AA semifinals.
Sunday at Pemberton-Donnell Park, Jolly Joe's blasted Weaver Chiropractic 10-2 while Roth outslugged Pal Joey's, 12-11.
For Jolly Joe's, Mark Nightingale drove in three runs while Caleb Goist, Andy Caparulo and Rick Gozur drove in two apiece.
Joe Bettura singled and scored the game-winning run in the 10th inning for roth. Sean Wardle drove in for runs to lead the Roth offense.
Jim Putko and Gary Kohler had twoi RBIs apiece for Pal Joey's.
The series resume tonight with Jolly Joe's playing Weaver at 6:15 and Pal Joey's and Roth playing at 8:15.