Baseball, Softball Results

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Baseball

Waterford 13  Watervliet 5

Winning Pitcher:  Bobby Valigorski 5 IP  7 Hits  1 ER  2 BB’s  & K’s

Hitting Stars:  Fordians – Jake Houle 1B, 2 2B’s, 3 RBI’s      Thomas Phelan 2 1B’s, 2B, 2 RBI’s   Bobby Valigorski 2 1B’s, RBI

The Fordians trailed 4-1 heading to the sixth, but scored seven in the frame and added five more in the seventh to earn the come-from-behind victory over Watervliet.

 

Tamarac 5  Hoosic  Valley 2

Winning Pitcher:   Greg Mays 4.1 IP  1 Hit  0 ER  8 K’s

Hitting Stars:  Bengals – Tristan Nemjo 1B, HR, 3 RBI’s      Ryan Derby 2B      Mike Gendron 2B      Jack Mays 2B

Tamarac pitching limited the Valley to just three hits, as the Bengals post their first league win of the season.

 

Softball

Tamarac 2  Hoosic Valley 0

Winning Pitcher:  Maggie Kelley 7 IP  3 Hits 0 ER  14 K’s

Hitting Stars:  Bengals – Gia Bucciero 2B       Abby Becker 1B       Cassidy Galipeau 1B      Indians – A. Brehm 2 1B’s        T. Morrisey 1B

The Bengals plated two in the top of the third and that proved to be enough behind the dominant performance by Kelley from the circle.

Diamond Roundup

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Softball

Greenwich 8  Canajoharie 0

Winning Pitcher:  Lily McCauliffe Complete game one-hitter with 18 K’s

Hitting Stars:  Carissa Wardwell 3 1B’s, 2B, RBI      Lauren Maines 1B, 2B, 2 RBI’s       Faith Ingber 3 1B’s       Eliza Jordan 2 1B’s

The Witches move to 6-0 behind the dominant performance by McCauliffe

 

Greenwich 17  Canajoharie 1

Winning Pitcher:  Haley Spiezio 5 IP  2 Hits  1 Run

Hitting Stars:  Carrissa Wardwell 2 1B’s, 3B, 2 RBI’s      Lauren Maines 1B, 2B, 4 RBI’s      Haley Spiezio 1B, 2B, 2 RBI’s

Greenwich sweeps the doubleheader scoring 17 times in the five inning victory. Continue reading

Wasaren Player of the Week

waterford logoCongratulations to Waterford baseball player Mike Castracani on being named Wasaren Player of the Week.

Castracani went 3-5 including a pair of doubles with 4 RBI’s in a 12-11 win over Cambridge on April 10th.

Three days later the Waterford senior singled and doubled in a 3-0 win over Hoosic Valley.

Castracani saved his best for last in a 5-3 win over Greenwich, earning the pitching win and hitting a three-run walk-off homerun in the bottom of the seventh to give Waterford the “W”.

Congratulations to Mike, this week’s Wasaren Player of the Week.

Wasaren Softball/Baseball

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Softball

Hoosic Valley 15  Berlin 0

Winning Pitcher:  Emma Scofield

Hitting Stars:  Indians – Ariyana Brehm 4-4, RBI       Alex Rifenburg 3B, 3 1B’s, 3 RBI’s      Kelceye McGrath 2B, 3 1B’s, 3 RBI’s         Mountaineers – Kianna Flavin 1B

The Valley led 11-0 after two and cruised from there as the Indians earn their fourth victory in six league outings.

 

Greenwich 26  Stillwater 0

Winning Pitcher:  Lily McCauliffe

Hitting Stars:  Witches – Courtney Fraher 1B, HR, 3 RBI’s       Lauren Maines 3 1B’s, 4 RBI’s Maddie Carney 2 1B’s, 3 RBI’s         Faith Ingber 1B, 2B, 3 RBI’s          Eliza Jordan 1B, 2B, 2 RBI’s

Greenwich plates 26 runs in just four innings to post the “W” and run their record to 4-0, 5-0 on the season.

 

Baseball

Greenwich 12  Stillwater 2

Winning Pitcher:  Carson Mosher 6 IP  4 Hits  6 K’s

Hitting Stars:  Witches – John Walsh 4-4, 2B, 3 RBI’s      Christian O’Brien 2-3, 2 RBI’s     Liam Niesz 2-3, RBI                          Warriors – Scott Travis 2-3

The Witches rip 14 hits and get a solid outing from Mosher to notch the comfortable victory over Stillwater.

 

 

 

Diamond Results

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Baseball

Hoosic Valley 6  Hoosick Falls 5 (8)

Winning Pitcher: Ethan Caiazza IP 5.2 Hits 9 ER 2

Hitting Stars:  Indians – Kessler Waldron 2-4, RBI        Jacob White – go ahead RBI in the eighth            Panthers – Nick Houghton 2-4,             Isaac Humphrey 2-4, RBI

The Valley pushed across a run in the top of the eighth and closed things out in running their league mark to 4-3, while the Falls goes to 3-2 with the loss. Continue reading

Diamond Roundup

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Baeball

Waterford 12  Cambridge 11

Winning Pitcher:  Jake Houle 2 IP 1 R 2 K’s in relief

Hitting Stars:  Fordians – Michael Talavera 2-3, 2B, 3B, 3 RBI’s      Mike Castracani 3-5, 2      2B’s, 4 RBI’s       Indians – Hall 2-5, 4 RBI’s

Cambridge, after a 10 run fifth frame led 10-1, but the Fordians scored 11 times over the final three innings including three in the bottom of the seventh to pull out the come-from-behind “W”. Continue reading

Baseball Softball Roundup

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Softball

Mechanicville 4  Spa Catholic 1

Winning Pitcher:  Wood

Hitting Stars:  Red Raiders – Nadler 1-2, RBI     Saints – Molly O’Reilly 2-4, 2B      Ava Diaz 2-3

The Saints outhit Mechanicville, but committed three costly errors defensively as the Raiders secured the “W”.

 

Greenwich 9  Hoosic Valley 0

Winning Pitcher:  Lily McCauliffe Two-hit shutout with 11 K’s

Hitting Stars:  Witches – Lauren Maines 2-4, 4 RBI’s        Lily McCauliffe 2-4

Greenwich scored six times in the top of the seventh to open up a close contest and post the victory.

 

Baseball

Mechanicville 1  Spa Catholic 0

Winning Pitcher:  Jacob LaFountain 5.1 IP 5 Hits 4 BB’s 8 K’s

Hitting Stars:  Red Raiders – Jacob Popiel 1B – run scored

In a pitcher’s duel between LaFountain and the Saints Terel Tillman, Popiel singled and scored the game’s lone run in the second inning, advancing to second on a wild pitch and scoring on an infield error.  Devin Garland picked up the save for the Raiders throwing two innings in relief as Mechanicville with the win moves to 2-0 on the young season.

 

Hoosic Valley 5  Greenwich 3

Winning Pitcher:  Ethan Caiazza 7 IP 6 Hits 0 ER

Hitting Stars:  Indians – Ethan Caiazza 2-3, 2B       Kessler Waldron 2B       Justin Sawyer 2B  Witches – Christian O’Brien 1-3, 2B       James Ostrowski 2-4

The Valley plated single runs in the first and fourth frames, and scored three times in the fifth to take control, posting their second win in as many outings.

 

Mechanicville 8  Waterford 0  (Monday)

Winning Pitcher:  Jacob Popiel No-hitter with 13 K’s 3 BB’s

Hitting Stars:  Red Raiders – Jacob LaFountain 3-4, 2 3B’s, 2 RBI’s        Nick Billert 2-2, 2 RBI’s        Matthew Wertman 2-4, 2 RBI’s

The Raiders Popiel throws his first career no-hitter and gets plenty of run support highlighted by a pair of long three-baggers from LaFountain.

Cambridge State Champions

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Cambridge 57  Watkins Glen 43

Leading Scorers:  Indians – Sophie Phillips 24        Stasia Epler 14          McKayla McLenithan 10          Watkins Glen – Andrienna Solomon 11        Danielle Leszyk 10  Taylor Kelly 10

Cambridge can run with anyone and their opponent Watkins Glen feels the same way.  For three quarters of the Class C state final Saturday in Troy, the two squads rode transition games that had brought them to the championship run producing a fast paced, competitive game where the biggest lead by either team was five points.

Then the Cambridge defense took over. Continue reading

Cambridge One Win Away

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Cambridge 75  Maple Grove 43

Leading Scorers:  Indians – Lily Phillips 22        Sophie Phillips 21        Fiona Mooney 17    Maple Grove – Bre Hill 10

The Indians were firing  on all cylinders putting their highest point total of the season on the board in rolling to the “W” in their Class C state semifinal. Cambridge opened and closed the first period on a pair of scoring runs, 12-2 to start and an 8-0 streak to finish the quarter, taking a 28-10 lead to the second.

Cambridge led 49-27 at halftime shooting lights out over the first sixteen minutes connecting on 18 of 27 from the floor and 8 of 9 from deep.

If there was any doubt, the Indians put the game away by scoring the final 15 points of the third frame to stretch their advantage to 66-34 with the final eight minutes, an extended celebration for the Cambridge faithful.

Cambridge (24-1), will face Watkins Glen (21-4), Saturday at 7 p.m. at HVCC for the Class C championship.