It was a tough day for Wasaren teams in the Section II baseball and softball tournaments with seven league squads taking the field in quarterfinal and semifinal games, and at day’s end just the Tamarac and Hoosick Falls girls were left standing.
Hoosick Falls 5 Lake George 4
Winning Pitcher: Abby Philpott
Leading Hitters: Panthers – Olivia Brownell 2B, RBI Marissa Landry 1B, RBI Sophie Estes 2B Warriors – Maddie Mann HR Logan Clarke 1B, 2B
Trailing 4-3 entering the fifth, a Brownell double tied things and with Brownell advancing to third on an error, Landry lays down the squeeze, giving the Falls the lead which they didn’t give back in this Class C quarterfinal.
Glens Falls 7 Mechanicville 4
Winning Pitcher: Mattie Benway
Leading Hitters: Falls – Felicity Williams HR Stephanie Meehan 2B Lexi Cutter 2B Taylor Scarincio 2B Red Raiders – Alivia Wood 2B
Glens Falls took a 7-1 lead into the seventh where the Raiders made things interesting, plating three, before falling in the Class B quarterfinal.
Tamarac 7 Cohoes 4
Chatham 8 Greenwich 5 (8)
Greenville 3 Spa Catholic 1
Lake George 18 Greenwich 7
Winning Pitcher: Michael Johnson
Leading Hitters: Warriors – Michael Johnson 4-5, 2B, 3 RBI’s Sean Butkowski 2, 1B’s, 2B, 4 RBI’s Jack Kelleher 2 2B’s, 2 RBI’s Clay Moody 3 1B’s, 2 RBI’s Witches – Carson Mosher 3 2B’s Cole Burgess 3B
The Warriors ripped 20 hits, scoring in every frame in advancing to the Class CC final on Friday at 7 p.m. at Joe Bruno Stadium.
Albany Academy 4 Saratoga Catholic 1