In what was a good race for the softball crown in the Hudson division of the Wasaren, the Bengals of Tamarac earned the title with a 6-3 victory over Greenwich on Monday afternoon.
Tamarac 6 Greenwich 3
Winning Pitcher: Maggie Kelley 5 Hits 4 K’s
Leading Hitters: Bengals – McKenna Ryan 2-4 Gianna Bucciero 3-3 Jess Heinrichs 2B Witches – Mackenzie Moy HR Jennifer Wilbur HR
The Bengals scored four times in the top of the fourth to take a 6-1 lead and held off the Witches to claim the title. Continue reading
Cambridge 8 Waterford 2
Winning Pitcher: Gabbie Woods
Leading Hitters: Indians – Miranda Seacord 1B, 2B, 3B, 2 RBI’s Victoria Dupuis 1B, 2B, 3B, RBI Lexi Woodworth 3B
Woods allowed the Fordians just four hits and the Indians lineup produced more than enough run support as Cambridge evens it’s league mark at 5-5.
Mechanicville 1 Hoosick Falls 0
Winning Pitcher: Jacob Popiel 5 1/3 IP 8 K’s Jacob LaFountain 1 2/3 4 K’s
Leading Hitters: Red Raiders – Rocco DeVito 4-4 Nick Billert 2-3, RBI
Popiel and LaFountain combine for the shutout and Billert delivers the game-winner. Continue reading
The Saratoga Catholic baseball team, as is the norm, is enjoying another outstanding season in 2018 while the Lady Saints are in the middle of a fine softball campaign as well. Both squads posted wins on Friday as the Wasaren schedule enters it’s stretch run.
Saratoga Catholic 14 Berlin 1
Winning Pitcher: Jordan Catone
Leading Hitters: Saints – Terel Tillman 2-4, 2B, 4 RBI’s Mountaineers – Jian Mikit 2B Josh Kluck 3B
The Saints improve to 10-1, 13-1 with the easy victory over the winless Mountaineers. Continue reading
Hoosic Valley 19 Berlin 0
Winning Pitcher: Hollis Guilianelle 7 K’s 2 Hits
Leading Hitters: Valley – Renee Perry 3-run Homer, 4 RBI’s Sam Finkle 1B, 2B, 3 RBI’s
An 11 run first set the tone for the Valley romp.
Hoosic Valley 20 Berlin 0
Winning Pitcher: Shannon Brown 2 Hits 10 K’s
Leading Hitters: Valley – Sam Finkle 3 1B’s, 2B, 3 RBI’s Savannah Champagne 2 1B’s, 3B, 3 RBI’s
In almost a blueprint of the first game, the Indians plate 11 in the first and limit the Mountaineers to a pair hits, Brown throwing the shutout in the nightcap. Continue reading
Hoosick Falls 6 Hoosic Valley 2
Winning Pitcher: Brandon Decker 6 IP 0 ER 8 K’s
Leading Hitters: Panthers – Brandon Decker HR Ryan Landry HR Valley – Jacob White 3B, 2 RBI’s Blake Wiegert 2B
The Panthers get a strong mound effort from Decker, who offensively leaves the yard along with Landry as the Falls improves to 3-3 in league play.
Cambridge 14 Berlin 4
Winning Pitcher: Kaedin Oglivie 5 IP 8 K’s
Leading Hitters: Indians – Nate Genevick 2 1B’s, 3 RBI’s Brandon Houle 1B, 2B, 3 RBI’s Daniel Maguire 1B, 3 RBI’s Nate Woodworth 2 1B’s, 3 RBI’s Mountaineers – Chris Hunt 3-run 2B
Cambridge plated nine in the first frame and coasted to their first Wasaren victory of the year.
A full slate of diamond action played out on a beautiful Monday with the theme of the afternoon, besides the gorgeous weather, being one-sided affairs with all but one game decided by wide margins.
Hoosick Falls 32 Berlin 0
Winning Pitcher: Andrew Stevens
Leading Hitters: Falls – Ryan Bloomer 2 1B’s, 2B, 3B, 8 RBI’s Brandon Decker 2 1B’s 2B, 5 RBI’s Zack Morine 3 1B’s, 3 RBI’s
The Panthers scored in every inning including 11 runs in the first and 13 more in the fifth, improving to 2-3 in league play with the win. Continue reading
A full slate of diamond action in the Wasaren played out on Wednesday highlighted with wins by Greenwich and Saratoga Catholic baseball teams, keeping both clubs unbeaten in the early going.
Saratoga Catholic 24 Berlin 0
Winning Pitcher: Jay Flynn 5 IP 2 Hits 9 K’s
Hitting Stars: Saints – Jake Hart 2-2, 3 RBI’s Dante Marin 2-4, RBI Josh Van Patten 2-3, 2B, 2 RBI’s
The Saints scored 18 times in the first frame, enough said. Continue reading
Wednesday brought with it a full slate of softball and baseball action in the Wasaren as teams played in relatively dry, but cool conditions.
Saratoga Catholic 11 Hoosic Valley 10 (8)
Winning Pitcher: Victoria Alford 8 IP 8 K’s
Hitting Stars: Saints – Cassidy Hayner 3-4, HR, 2B, 5 RBIs Emmy Murray 3-5, RBI Valley – Brianna Bogue 4-5 Hollis Guilanelle 2-4
An extra inning affair that saw the Saints score four times in the top of the eighth, while the Valley plated three runs in the bottom of the frame before Spa closed things out. Continue reading
Here is the recently released Wasaren boys basketball all-star squad.
Guy Milliman MVP Hoosick Falls
Brendan Holcomb Cambridge
Tyler Haraden Spa Catholic
Evan McCart Hoosick Falls
Brian McNeil Stillwater
Jon Kempf Hoosick Falls
Carson Mosher Greenwich
Terel Tillman Spa Catholic
Ryan Willis Berlin
Kendrick McCann Mechanicville
Jon Acker Hoosic Valley