Northern Tier Seniors split with Wellsboro
In the first of a double-header Wellsboro beat Northern Tier 4-3.
Cavanaugh gets the win for Wellsboro pitching all 5 innings with 4 strike outs, 4 walks, and giving up 5 hits. Cavanaugh went 2-3 in Game No. 1 with 2 singles. Wellsboro outhit the Northern Tier Seniors (NTL Seniors) 7-5, and had a 2-0 lead in the bottom of the third inning. Josiah Hill hits a double in the bottom of the first and scores when Scolari grounds out to the shortstop. Later, in the bottom of the third, English scores when Cavanaugh hits a fly ball in deep center field.
The NTL Seniors came back with a pair of runs scored in the top of the fourth when both Damon Glisson and JP Harbst scored off a single by Collin Hadlock. Wellsboro answered back in the bottom of the 4th with a run scored by Caleb Tennis. In the top of the fifth, the NTL Seniors tied it up again when Jacob Perry scored off Glisson's double. Wellsboro came up with their game winning run in the bottom of the fifth when Cooledge hit an RBI single in the gap.
NTL starting pitching JP Harbst pitched two innings leaving the mound with a Wellsboro lead of 1-0. Harbst had 2 strike outs, 1 walk, and gave up one run. Relief pitcher Perry pitched the last three innings and left the mound with 4 strikeouts, 3 walks, and 5 hits charged against him.
Wellsboro's Caleb Tennis had a double in the fourth inning while Cody Bowers had a pair of hits, a single and a double as well.
The hits for NTL seniors came from Perry who went 1-3 with a single, Glisson going 3-3 (2 doubles and a single), and Hadlock with a single.
Northern Tier won the second game 9-2.
Northern Tier Seniors (NTL Seniors) sponsored by CDK Perforating started game No. 2 of their Wellsboro No. 1 double header with early lead of 6-0 at the bottom of the 1st. Wellsboro just could not find their way back after that initial lead.
Carlos Polanco gets the win pitching Game No. 2 for The NTL Seniors. He struck out 3 batters, walked 3 batters, gave up 3 hits and hit 1 batter with a wild pitch. Polanco had 2 RBIs, going 2-3 with singles in the 1st and 4th innings for the NTL Seniors.
Wellsboro started Cody Bowers on the mound. He pitched 3 innings striking out 4, walking 7, and giving up 7 hits. Relief pitcher Zack Scolari finished for Wellsboro striking out 2, walking 3, and giving up 1 hit.
Wellsboro's 3 hits were earned by Hill, Cooledge, and Tennis.
NTL Seniors put up 8 hits. Jacob Perry went 1-2 with a single, Damon Glisson earned 3 RBIs going 2-2 with a double and single, John Nickson went 1-3 with an RBI single, Collin Hadlock went 1-2 with a double, and Tyler Harbst went 1-2 with an RBI single.