BASEBALL

SPORTS WEEKLY: Greencastle-Antrim athletics for Week of May 19

Staff Writer
Echo Pilot
From left, Jordan Pizzarro, Kiarra Jackson, Kasey Sweitzer and Alicia Crider collected fifth-place District 3-AAA Championship medals Saturday with another school record time of 49.87 and qualified for the state championships.

TRACK AND FIELD

DISTRICT 3-AAA CHAMPIONSHIPS

GIRLS

G-A 4x100 relay team of Alicia Crider, Nikki Garns, Kiarra Jackson and Jordan Pizzarro medaled with a fifth place finish in a time of 49.87 and qualified for the state championships

Jackson medaled with an eighth place finish in the 200 in a time of 26.08 and qualified for the state championships

G-A 4x800 relay team of Alan Ebbitt, Garns, Jane Herman and Lauren Hirneisen medaled with an eighth place finish in a  time of 9:40.81

BOYS

Joel Zola medaled with a fifth place finish in the triple jump with a distance of 44-6 and qualified for the state championships.

VARSITY BASEBALL

MID-PENN CONFERENCE CHAMPIONSHIP

FINAL

No winner

Lower Dauphin 6, G-A 0 (suspended by weather in fifth)

(No makeup)

SEMIFINAL

G-A 5, State College 1

G-A                210    001    1    —    5

State College        001    000    0    —    1

OFFENSE — Kurt Hansen 2-for-3, SAC, SB; Justin Hovey, 2B; Quin Ambeault, 2B; Matt Kline 2-for-3; Ryan Ricci, SB.

WIN: Myles Gayman (7IP, 8H, 1R, 0BB, 4K).

G-A 5, Northeastern 4 (5)

G-A    000    05    —    5

Northeastern    040 00    —    4

OFFENSE — Gayman, 2 hits; Kurt Hansen, 2 RBIs; Eugene Byers, 2 RBIs.

WIN: Jesse Beeler

JUNIOR VARSITY BASEBALL

G-A 12, Northeastern 1

The Devils rode the arm and bat of Spencer Meyers to claim a season ending 12-1, 5-inning victory over Northeastern. Meyers pitched all five innings, scattering four hits, while striking out three and also helped his cause at the plate going 3-for-3 with a double and 4 RBIs.  Meyers improved his record on the mound to 6-0.  Bailey Parker added two hits and Shawn Keller and Josiah Hissong added hits with Keller driving in two and Hissong one.  Derek Measell added two RBIs and Austin Branchman drove in a run. The junior varsity  Blue Devils end the season with a 15-3 record.

VARSITY SOFTABLL

MID-PENN CONFERENCE CHAMPIONSHIP

SEMIFINAL

Lower Dauphin 3, G-A 2 (10)

OFFENSE: Michaela Ensminger, 4-for-5, double; Ashlynn Schaeffer, 2 RBIs; Ally Brown, 2-for-4; Katie Gelsinger, SAC; Jessica Root, SAC; Morgan Clopper, SB.