By The Daily Item
SUNBURY -- Shikellamy's Jacob Stuck had a win in his grasp during the Braves' Heartland-I match against Selinsgrove, but Mother Nature had other plans.
Stuck held a 7-5, 6-7 (13-11), 5-3 lead over Theron Fravel at No. 2 singles before the match was halted. It only added salt to the wound for Shikellamy, which fell to Selinsgrove, 3-1.
Selinsgrove (11-2) got wins in the other two singles matches from Rob Smith and Safwan Khan. The Seals also won at No. 1 doubles as Tyler Beaver and Sam Bailey clinched the match with a 6-2, 6-2 win over Anthony Best and D.J. Clark.
The win for Shikellamy (1-11) came from its No. 2 doubles team of Tyler Hepler and Justin Eroh, who won in three sets, 6-2, 4-6, 6-3.
n Bloomsburg 4,
BLOOMSBURG -- The HAC-I matchup was as tough as expected for the Black Panthers, who fell after losing four, three-set matches.
The win for Milton (8-7, 7-5 HAC) came from Alandean Elsayed at No. 3 singles. He won 7-5, 6-1.
n Lewisburg 5,
Central Columbia 0
LEWISBURG -- With the postseason just a couple of weeks away, the Green Dragons are gaining steam as they rolled the Blue Jays for the HAC-II win.
Each match was won in straight sets for Lewisburg (13-1, 11-1 HAC), which got a 6-1, 6-1 win from Ben Koch at No. 1 singles.
n Line Mountain 8,
MANDATA -- Kyle Mace and J.P. Lenker both hit two-run singles to lead the Eagles to the Tri-Valley League win.
Thanks to Mace and Lenker, Line Mountain (5-5, 4-4 TVL) tallied three runs in each of the first and third innings.
Cory Warford got the complete-game win for the Eagles. He allowed one hit and struck out six batters.
n Upper Dauphin 15,
Juniata 0 (4 inn.)
ELIZABETHVILLE -- Kane Bouchard keyed the Trojans' run output in the TVL win by going 3-for-3 with a double, three runs scored and two RBIs. Upper Dauphin improves to 8-4, 6-2 in league play.
n Halifax 4, Newport 2
HALIFAX -- A two-run single by Dan Osenbach plus an RBI single from Caleb Reitz gave the Wildcats a comeback win in TVL action. Halifax improves to 8-2, 7-1 in the league.
n Southern Columbia 5,
South Williamsport 3 (Susp.)
SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT -- A four-run fifth inning gave the Tigers the lead before the game was suspended by rain with one out in the top of the fifth and a runner on third. The game will be resumed at a later date.
n Line Mountain 4,
Greenwood 3 (6 inn.)
MILLERSTOWN -- The Eagles held on for the TVL win even though the game got halted due to rain with an inning remaining.
Shania Kerstetter and Kiana Lukoskie both had a pair of hits for Line Mountain.
Katie Osborne and Amy Heggenstaller went a combined 5-for-6 for Greenwood (3-4 overall and TVL).
n Lourdes Regional 6,
MOUNT CARMEL -- Emily Long's two-run, two-out triple to right-center plated the game's go-ahead runs in the sixth inning to give the Red Raiders the Schuylkill League win.
Long finished 2-for-4, as did Gabby Long. Angelique Pennypacker and Peyton Klembara preceded Emily Long's triple with a single and double, respectively.
n Selinsgrove 5,
Midd-West 0 (Susp.)
MIDDLEBURG -- The HAC-I matchup between the Seals and the host Mustangs was suspended with the East Snyder County team up in the bottom of the fifth inning. The game will be completed at a later date.