CATSKILL — The Storm have opened a three-game lead over the Orioles after this weekend’s action in the Hudson River Collegiate Baseball League.
The Storm went 3-0 over the weekend and are now 11-3, while the Orioles went 1-1 and are 9-7 overall.
Storm 6, Mudcats 4
CATSKILL — Noah Valvo’s two-run homer broke up a 2-2 tie and the Storm went on to defeat the Mudcats, 6-4, in Sunday’s Hudson River Collegiate Baseball League game at Ricky Cramer Field.
A sensational catch by Lewi Clarke in the sixth inning helped to preserve the Storm’s victory. A long fly ball off the bat of the Mudcats’ Joe Quist chased Clarke to the wall. Clarke reached over the fence to make the catch, robbing Quist of a home run.
Nick Cimillo, Alex Morse, Brandon Eacott and Cole Paquin each had two singles for the Storm. Chris Davignon added a single.
Cavan Brady and Ari Lonstein homered for the Mudcats. Brian Rapillo and Mike Goretti both singled.
Connor Romano pitched four innings for the Storm, striking out nine, walking four and allowing two runs and three hits. Connor Christenson (2k,1bb), Jimmy Miller (2r,1h) and Ethan Caiazza (1k) came on in relief.
Ryan Nista (5k,1bb,4r,7h) and Andrew Inglee (2k,1bb,2r,3h) handled mound duties for the Mudcats.
Storm 10, Orioles 1
CATSKILL — Bryce Reimer pitched six innings of two-hit ball to spark the Storm to a 10-1 victory over the Orioles in Sunday’s Hudson River Collegiate Baseball League game at Ricky Cramer Field.
Reimer struck out 12, walked two and allowed just one run in his six innings of work. Sheridan Dillon relieved and struck out one and allowed one hit in one inning.
Chris Davignon gave Reimer plenty of support with a home run, double and four RBI. Kurt Forsell contributed a double and single, Cole Paquin had two doubles and Jeremiah Ernst and Angel Rodriguez both singled.
John Caffarella homered for the Orioles. Devin Disonell and Ryan Seales each had a single.
Kyle Locklear (3k,6bb,4r,1h), Jake Pletter (1k,3bb,4r,3h), Luke Pusz (4k,4bb,2r,4h), Tyrell Irvis (1k,2bb) and C.J. Latham (1k,1bb,) all pitched for the Orioles.
Rattlers 8, Knights 6
CATSKILL — The Rattlers drilled three home runs en route to an 8-6 victory over the Knights in Hudson River Collegiate Baseball League action at Ricky Cramer Field on Sunday.
Tylor Murphy, Carter Sorensen and Anthony Raimo all left the yard for the Rattlers. Sorensen and Murphy also doubled and singled. Joe Saia had a double and single, Nathan Toms doubled, Colby Nash and Donovan Mier each had two singles and Nick Moiser, Ryan Nowak and James Ward Jr. all singled.
The Knights hit three home runs, with Austin Rachiele, Ryan Weiss and Nate Cotton all hitting one out. Rachiele also had a single. John Wheeler contributed a double and single, Nick Butler had two doubles and Chris Polletta and David Breakell singled.
Cole Hedden pitched the first four innings for the Rattlers, striking out six, walking two and allowing five runs and six hits. David Sausto struck out two and allowed one run and four hits in three innings.
Dan Kellenbenz got the start for the Knights and pitched 4 1/3 innings, striking out three, walking one and surrendering eight runs and 13 hits. Brandon Breakell threw the last 2 2/3 innings, striking out one and allowing four hits.
Rattlers 5, Knights 4
CATSKILL — Joe Saia ripped two doubles to highlight the Rattlers’ 5-4 victory over the Knights in Sunday’s Hudson River Collegiate Baseball League action at Ricky Cramer Field.
Nick Moiser added a pair of singles to the Rattlers’ attack. Nathan Toms, Tylor Murphy and James Ward Jr. each had a single.
Austin Rachiele homered and singled for the Knights. Nick Butler, Ryan Weiss, John Wheeler and Jake Hernandez all singled.
Mike Poirer (2k,5bb,3r,3h), Will Newcomb (2k,3bb,1r,1h) and Jack Field (2k,1bb,2) all pitched for the Rattlers.
Spencer Brown (7k,4bb,3r,4h) threw four innings and Tony Poveda (4k,1bb,2r,3h) pitched three innings for the Knights.
Mudcats 10, Bucks 5
CATSKILL — Cavan Brady homered and drove in three runs to lead the Mudcats past the Bucks, 10-5, in Saturday’s Hudson River Collegiate Baseball League game at Ricky Cramer Field.
Brian Rapillo and Mike Goretti each had two singles for the Mudcats. Pepe Villamill doubled and Evan Ari Lonstein, Nick Kownack and Mike Rose all singled.
Tyler Roddy homered for the Bucks. Kyle Tedford added a double and single, Jake Hand and DeAndre Bowen doubled, Joe Peregrim had two singles and Jacob Trombley and Cam Myers singled.
Christian McCarthy (8K,2r,5h), Joe DeCandia (2k,3r,4h) and Brandon Decker (2k) all pitched for the Mudcats.
Jonathan Witzke (5bb,8r,6h) and Zach LaBaff (3k,1bb,2r,4h) shared mound duties for the Bucks.
Bucks 6, Knights 5
CATSKILL — Caron Mosher collected a double and single to highlight the Bucks’ 6-5 Hudson River Collegiate Baseball League victory over the Knights on Saturday at Ricky Cramer Field.
James Murphy, Thomas Millett and Christopher Martin all doubled for the Bucks. DeAndre Bowens, Malachi Flaherty and Connor Mauro all singled.
Ryan Weiss homered for the Knights. Spencer Brown doubled, Nate Cotton had two singles and Christian McCarthy and David Breakell singled.
Matt Denatale pitched 6 1/3 inning for the Bucks, striking out eight, walking one and allowing five runs and six hits. Cam Myers relieved and struck out the two batters he faced.
Donald Chrysler III (3k,6bb,3r,6h), Jake Siter (4k,3bb,1r,1h) and Connor Hall (2bb,2r,1h) all pitched for the Knights.
Storm 8, Knights 2
CATSKILL — Owen Coady struck out 12 batters over five innings in the Storm’s 8-2 Hudson River Collegiate Baseball League victory over the Knights on Saturday at Ricky Cramer Field.
Lewi Clarke, Nick Cimillo and Chris Davignon all homered in support of Coady. Cimillo also had a double and single. Kurt Forsell and Jason Mark chipped in with two singles apiece and Justin Osborn and Noah Valvo both singled.
David Breakell’s three singles paced the Knights. John Wheeler had a single and two RBI and Nick Butler, Cam Ames and Christian McCarthy all singled.
Coady walked only one and surrendered just tow hits in his five innings on the mound. Sheridan Dillon struck out two, walked one and allowed two runs and two hits in one inning and Adam Hall struck out two and gave up three hits in one inning.
Ethan Patch started and threw five innings for the Knights, allowing seven runs and 10 hits with six strikeouts and two walks. Brandon Breakell struck out three, and allowed one hit and one run for the Knights.
Orioles 9, Rattlers 2
CATSKILL — Ryan Seales hammered two home runs and a single, good for six RBI to power the Orioles to a 9-2 victory over the Rattlers in Saturday’s Hudson River Collegiate Baseball League game.
Jacob Hutton doubled and knocked in a run for the Orioles. C.J. Latham had a single and an RBI and Matt Tobin, Addison Schaub and Kyle Locklear all singled.
Colby Nash, Mike Raimo and Tylor Murphy each had a single for the Rattlers.
Tyrell Irvis pitched the first 3 1/3 innings for the Orioles, allowing two runs and three hits with three strikeouts and four walks. Keegan Jarvais finished up, striking out four and walking four without allowing a run or a hit in 3 2/3 innings.
Christian Brennan struck out three, walked six and allowed four runs and three hits in three innings. Matt Hinderliter gave up four runs and four hits with two strikeouts and two walks in three innings and Ryan Lawyer struck out one, walked three and surrendered one run and one hit.