The RTL junior baseball team handed Towanda it's first loss, with a 12-5 victory on Thursday.

Holden Hitchcock worked 6 2/3 innings on the mound for RTL to get the win, striking out 11, walking four and allowing six hits and five runs.

At the plate Hitchcock had a double and scored three runs to pace the RTL attack.

Tyler Bidlack had a double for Towanda and Troy Pierce had a hit and scored two runs.

Caleb Lines and Keegan Kisner each had hits and scored a run, Lars Thomason had a hit and Mason Kunkle scored a run in the game.

Thomason struck out five, walked two and allowed seven hits in five innings and Pierce worked one inning, striking out one, walking three and allowing no hits, while Bidlack struck out two, walked one and allowed a hit in one inning.

Towanda hosts Athens at 5 p.m. on Saturday.