Border Country Sports-July 15th
Good Morning! With the Border Country Sports Report, I'm Keith Harrington.
Granville and Ticonderoga Split TCML Softball Doubleheader
Granvile earned their first win of the season in TCML softball after spltting a doubleheader with Ticonderoga. Granville won game one 11-8 while Ticonderoga won the nightcap 14-12.
In the opener Granville scored 10 runs in the final two innings to take the 11-8 vctory. Granville scored five runs in the fourth and played five more in the fifth of the five inning contest.
Megan Decker earned the win in the circle, scattering seven hits and striking out nine.
A three-run triple by MaKenna McKNight and RBI singles by Maddie Wilson and Decker helped Granville blow the game open.
Decker went 3 for 4 with a double and three RBIs. Katherine Hyatt was 2 for 3.
Ellah Slattery doubled and drove in a run for Ticonderoga. Addison Hurlburt tripled. Myleigh Drinkwine added an RBI.
In the second game Ticonderoga pulled away with a big fifth inning then held off Granville for a 14-12 win.
Ticonderoga led 9-6 but scored five times in the top of the fifth to fashion a seemingly comfortable 14-6 lead.
Granville rallied for six runs in the bottom of the frame but came up just a bit short.
Sophia Johndrow was the winning pitcher for Ticonderoga.
Drinkwine was 2 for 3 with a double and an RBI for Ticonderoga. Alyssa Mydlarz was 2 for 3 with a triple and two RBIs.
Decker was 2 for 3 with a home run, triple and four RBIs for Granville. Allie Gonzalez was 2 for 4 with a double and drove in a pair of runs. Courtney Ennis was 1 for 3 with an RBI. MaKenzie Garrison added an RBI.
Ticonderoga is now 3-3. Granville is 1-5.
Warrensburg Edges Hudson Falls in a TCML Baseball Showdown
In a showdown of two of the leagues best teams Warrensburg remained unbeaten by edging Hudson Falls 6-5 in TCML baseball.
Pierce Byrne drove in Louis Lang with the go-ahead run in the top of the seventh inning for Warrensburg.
Lang earned the win on the bump in relief for Warrensburg.
Byrne went 3 for 4 with a double for the Burgers. Lang went 2 for 3.
Warrensburg improved to 9-0. Hudson Falls fell to 7-2.
TCML Baseball Scoreboard
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With the Border Country Sports Report I'm Keith Harrington.