Valley, Raiders Post Wins

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Hoosic Valley 10  Hoosick Falls 9

Winning Pitcher:  CJ Bassett

Leading Hitters:  Indians – Isaac Carlo 3-4, HR      Gavin Giordano 1-1, HR       Justin Sawyer 2-2, 2 RBI’s              Panthers – Sam Richard 2-4, 2B     Nick Houghton 2-4, 3B, 2 RBI’s       Cody Hodges 1-4, 2B, 2 RBI’s

Jake Cavert’s bases loaded walk in the 7th gave Hoosic Valley the walk-off “W” on Senior Night.  With the win the Indians improve to 10-5 in Wasaren play.

 

Mechanicville 10  Cambridge 5

Winning Pitcher:  Jacob LaFountain

Leading Hitters:  Red Raiders – Rocco DeVito 2-3, RBI       Ryan Grimmick 2-4, 3 RBI’s       Nick Billert 1-3, RBI          Indians – McGuire 2-3        Green 2-3

 

Greenwich 7  Hudson Falls 0

Winning Pitcher:  Christian O’Brien 5 IP  1 Hit  5 K’s

Leading Hitters:  Witches – Charlie Gartner 2-4, 2 2B’s        Jesse Kuzmich 2-3, 3 RBI’s        Tom Abate 2-3              Tigers – Sam Wickendon 1-2

The Witches notch the non-league victory behind the strong outing from O’Brien.

 

Mechanicville 2  Greenwich 1  (Wednesday)

Winning Pitcher:  Jacob LaFountain  2 IP  0 Hits  1 K

Leading Hitters:  Raiders – Jacob Popiel 2-3, RBI      Jacob LaFountain 2-3       Nick Billert RBI        Witches – John Walsh 1B, RBI

Popiel and LaFountain limited Greenwich to just a pair of hits on the afternoon, as the Raiders post the one-run “W” over the Witches.

 

Waterford 12  Stillwater 6  (Wednesday)

Winning Pitcher:  Thomas Phelan

Leading Hitters:  Jake Houle 4-4, 3 RBI’s        Gavin Bodah 2-4, 2 RBI’s         Warriors Mason Seymour 2-4, 2 RBI’s

A five-run first frame gave the Fordians control, on their way to the comfortable victory over the Warriors.

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Hoosic Valley 8  Berlin 1  (Wednesday)

Winning Pitcher:  Emma Scofield 4 Hits  15 Ks 1 BB

Leading Hitters:  Valley – Hollis Guilianelle 2B, 2 RBI’s       Shannon Brown 2-4

Scofield dominates from the circle as the Valley moves to 9-4 in league play with the win.

 

 

A Sports Mom Remembered

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It’s been said in the sports world that a Mom is unquestionably their sons and daughters biggest fan.  Fiercely loyal to their children, whether they’re a star player or one that sees limited playing time.  Starting in Little League and for some on into college, Moms show out in full support, sport after sport, year after year.

I was fortunate to have a Mom like that. Continue reading

Softball/Baseball Results

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Baseball

Mechanicville 11  Stillwater 1

Winning Pitcher:  Jacob LaFountain 4.1 IP  0 Runs  0 Hits  8 K’s

Leading Hitters:  Red Raiders Jacob LaFountain 2-4, 3 RBI’s        Jacob Popiel 2-4, 2 RBI’s       Matthew Wertman 1-4, 3 RBI’s

LaFountain and three relievers held the Warriors hitless on the afternoon as the Raiders  improve to 8-2 in league play with the “W”. Continue reading

Diamond Action

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Softball

Hoosic Valley 14  Cambridge 0

Winning Pitcher:  Emma Scofield – Perfect game  5 IP  15 K’s

Hitting Stars:  Indians – Alex Rifenburg 2-2, 3 RBI’s       Kelceye McGrath 2-3, 3 RBI’s       Taryn Morrissey 2-3, 2 RBI’s

The Indians move to 7-4 in league play behind Scofield’s gem.

 

Cambridge 14  Waterford 1  (Monday)

Winning Pitcher:  Sydney Benson

Hitting Stars:  Indians – Lexi Woodworth 1B, 2 3B’s, RBI       Rhiannon Darling 3 1B’s, RBI      JoJo Griffith 3 1B’s, 5 RBI’s

Cambridge rips 17 hits in earning their second win of the year. Continue reading

Wasaren Sportsnet Player of the Week

47_tamaracCongratulations to Tamarac baseball player Tristan Nemjo on being named Wasaren Sportsnet Player of the Week.

Nemjo put together an incredible five game run during the last week of April and early May.

On 4/23 in a 5-2 win over Hoosic Valley, the Bengal junior had two hits including a 3-run homer, and pitched 2.2 innings in relief to pick up the save.

On 4/25 in a 7-0 win over Waterford, he ripped a pair of hits including a home run with 2 RBI’s.

On 4/29 in a 7-4 win over Waterford, Tristan went 3-4 with a double and home run with 2 RBI’s and picked up the pitching decision throwing six innings, striking out nine.

On 4-30 in an 8-7 loss to Ravena, Nemjo had two doubles and a home run and drove in three.

On 5/1 in a 12-1 win over Stillwater, the Bengal Bomber went deep twice, and added a sac fly, good for 5 RBI’s on the afternoon.

Congratulations to Tristan, our newest Wasaren Sporstnet Player of the Week.

Diamond Results

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Softball

Hoosic Valley 15  Cambridge 3

Winning Pitcher:  Shannon Brown

Hitting Stars:  Valley – Alex Rifenburg 2 1B’s, Grand Slam, 6 RBI’s       Shannon Brown 3 1B’s, 2 RBI’s       Emma Scofield 3 1B’s, 2 RBI’s                     Indians – Rhiannon Darling 1B, 2B                Victoria Vellucci 2B

Seventeen hits and fifteen runs for the Valley who are playing well and move to 6-3 in Wasaren play with the “W”.

 

Tamarac 19  Stillwater 5

Winning Pitcher:  Gianna Bucciero  5 IP  8 Hits  2 Runs 8 K’s

Hitting Stars:  Bengals – Abby Becker 3-3       Nicole Madigan 2 1B’s, 2B      McKenna Ryan 2-3       Gia Bucciero 1B, 2B        Gabby Castiglione 2B           Warriors – Gianna Moraci 1B, 2B       Rylee Biasiucci 1B, 2B

The Bengals scored seven times in the first frame and cruised to the easy victory, their 6th in seven league outings. Continue reading

Diamond Action

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Softball

Hoosic Valley 13  Stillwater 0

Winning Pitcher:  Emma Scofield 7 IP  6 Hits 1 BB 7 K’s

Hitting Stars:  Indians – Sam Finkle 2 1B’s, 3B, 5 RBI’s       Elizabeth Reiter 1B, 2B, RBI          Alex Rifenburg 2B              Warriors – Rylee Biasiucci 1B, 2B

The Valley led 9-0 after three and cruised to the easy win, lifting their league mark to 5-3.

 

Greenwich 16  Cambridge 1 Continue reading

Diamond Roundup

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Softball

Tamarac 21  Waterford 0

Winning Pitcher:  Maggie Kelley

Hitting Stars:  Bengals – Jess Heinrich 4-4, 2B      Maggie Kelley 2B, 3B       Gabby Castiglione 1B, HR             Fordians  Kiley Pennick 1B

The Bengals scored eight runs in the top of the first, setting the tone for the easy “W” over the Fordians.

 

Saratoga Catholic 13  Stillwater 1

Winning Pitcher:  Molly O’Reilly

Hitting Stars:  Saints – Caleigh Sisk 2-3, RBI         Emily Wenke 1-2, 2 RBI’s

The Saints plated four runs in each of the first three frames to take control and post the comfortable victory over the Warriors. Continue reading

Bengals Shut Down Waterford

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Tamarac 7  Waterford 0

Winning Pitcher:  Dalton Maxon  7 IP  0 Runs  13 K’s

Hitting Stars:  Bengals – Tristan Nemjo 2B, HR, 3 RBI’s      Dalton Maxon 2B       Greg Mays 2B, 3 RBI’s         Fordians – Mike Castracani 2B        Michael Talavera 2B

Maxon shuts out a good hitting Waterford club, and Nemjo and Mays drive in six of the seven runs to give Tamarac the road “W”.