ON AREA DIAMONDS Youth baseball
CLASS LITTLE b
Dave Sugar 8, Yo. Express 0Wolf 10, Bandits 2Astro Falcons 2, Livi Steel 1R & amp;J Trucking 5, Roth Brothers 2
TRI-T COLT (16-17)
Poland Caldwell Banker 9, Niles Blue 8 -- Chris Moore had three hits for Poland, which won in eight innings. Tyler Kelley and Billy Helbly added two hits and two runs scored each, while Chris Caspary scored twice. Gannon Hulea was the winning pitcher. Larry Kibler tripled and doubled, and scored two runs for Niles.
Austintown Greenwood Chevrolet 7, Boardman Boosters 4 -- Mike Prachick pitched two hitless innings with five strikeouts for Austintown. Tom DeToro's three hits included two doubles and two RBIs. Josh Pontius also drove in two runs while Todd Mounce's two hits included a double and drove in a run. For Boardman, Nick Lutz had three hits and a run scored while Marty Oravec pitched two scoreless innings.
Lowellville Conti 4, Canfield-Boardman Medical Supply 3 -- Bill Scacchetti struck out eight batters in pitching a complete game. Dante Abbas' three hits included a homer and triple.
Lakeview Echo Builders 8, Boardman Bank One 2 -- Winning relief pitcher Keith Monti struck out five batters, walked none and allowed two hits. Ryan Nisbett and Dave Bertleff each drove in two runs with doubles. For Boardman, Bryan Whitaker and Adam Seelman pitched and Jordan Paradise doubled.
Lakeview Echo Builders 6, Lakeview IC The Insurance Center 5 -- Matt Metzger had four hits while Dave Bertleff had two doubles and John Mullins one for Echo. Kevin Monti and Josh Lawrence each drove in two runs. For Insurance Center, Dave Somerville struck out seven batters over six innings. Somerville, Steve Miller, Ryan Harrison and Mike Stewart doubled.
BABE RUTH (14-15)
Rizer Insurance 13, Youngstown Panthers 2 -- Mike Leonard went 5-for-5, Mike Natale went 4-for-5 and Nick Ludovici had three hits for Rizer. Mike Leonard and Rick Curry combined on the pitching win. Jeff Bruno had a double to lead the Panthers.Line Drive 9, Sluggers 0 -- Dean Porter and Shane Parks limited Sluggers to two hits. Line Drive was paced by Mike Popio, with two hits, including a triple. He also had three RBIs and two runs scored. Luke Franken added a pair of singles.Joe Koch Realty 11, All-Star Sports 10 -- Jonathan Brady singled home David White who tripled in the bottom of the eighth inning for Koch. Jason Bagoly earned the win with three innings of pitching in relief. Cody Bailey hit a three-run homer for All-Star Sports.Rondinelli 12, Wharmby Sports 1 -- Eric Francis and Shawn Roman combined on a four- hitter. Frank Habuda had a double for Wharmbys.
Wharmby Sports 7, All-Star Sports 3 -- Ross Revella, Tyler Young, and David Saluga each had two hits to lead Wharmby. Tyler Moser was the winning pitcher. Matt Durkin doubled to lead All-Star Sports.Mahoning Valley Panthers 5, Sluggers 3 -- Jay Gonzalez scattered seven hits while pitching a complete game to lead Mahoning Valley. The Panthers' Bo Beegle and Jared Meeder had two hits each. Ben Bechtol and Andy Zigmont had two hits each for Sluggers.Rondinelli 7, Rizer Insurance 2 -- Roberto Morales pitched a complete game for Rondinelli. John Simon with three hits and Anthony Franceschedlli had two for Rondinelli. Ricky Curry had three hits for Rizer.
Line Drive 5, Salem 2 -- Nate Cope, John Tatarka, and Corey Hill had timely hits to lead Line Drive. Pat O'Brien and Mike Popio combined on the pitching win. Derek Ball doubled for Salem.
Astro Falcons 10, Joe Koch Realty 1 -- Mike Kelly pitched a complete game, while Jared Turocy had three hits. Paul Cene and Trent Vallinger added two apiece. Kevin McCulloh and Matt Pitzulo had two hits each for Joe Koch Realty.
Astro Falcons 11, Salem AC 5
BABE RUTH (13)
Rondinelli 10, Sluggers 6 -- Seth Powell had two hits to lead Rondinelli. Matt Preston lead Sluggers with two hits, including a grand slam.Line Drive 6, Astro Falcons 3Rondinelli 15, Line Drive 3North Stars 9, Sluggers 3Mahoning Valley Panthers 10, Astro Falcons 6North Stars 5, Rondinelli 3