By The Daily Item
SELINSGROVE -- With a little bit of power off the bat of Aidan Greak, Selinsgrove picked up a key home win versus perennial league contenders Montoursville on Thursday.
Greak hit a three-run home run in the fifth inning and a sacrifice fly in the sixth to help the Seals fend off the Warriors, 9-7, in the Heartland-I contest.
Selinsgrove (2-2, 1-2 HAC-I) led 5-3 following Greak's homer, but the Seals every one of the four runs they scored in the sixth to get the win.
Colton Brouse and Isaiah Rapp both had two hits including a double in the game for Selinsgrove, with Brouse also driving in a run.
Four of the Seals' runs were unearned as the Warriors committed three errors in the game.
n Jersey Shore 10,
MIDDLEBURG -- By the time the third inning was over, the Bulldogs already led by seven as they went on for the HAC-I win.
Eric Huling had two hits and two RBIs for Jersey Shore.
"Jersey Shore has a good ballclub. There's no question," said Midd-West coach Ron Flood. "You know going in you'll have a tough time."
Midd-West (3-1, 2-1 HAC-I) got a 2-for-4 day and an RBI from Hunter Shuff.
n Jersey Shore 8,
JERSEY SHORE -- The Seals made a run late, but the Bulldogs scored four runs in the first inning to put the visitors in a hole en route to the HAC-I win.
Brianna Stetts went the distance for the win, while Rachel Duda batted 3-for-3 with two RBIs and two runs scored for Jersey Shore (3-0, 3-0 HAC-I).
Liz Mosey went 3-for-4 and Katie Rice doubled and drove in three runs for Selinsgrove (0-4 overall).
n Shamokin 7,
MIDDLEBURG -- A late effort by the Mustangs to rally back against the Indians fell just short in the HAC-I matchup.