Jim Thorpe's two Little League teams both advanced in their respective District 18 tournaments with wins Thursday.
DISTRICT 18 11-12 LL
Jim Thorpe-Hazle Twp.
A well-pitched game by Sebastian Rodriguez and timely hitting helped Jim Thorpe edge past Hazle Township, 3-2.
Rodriguez tossed five innings, allowing just three hits while striking out seven. Colin Binder pitched the sixth inning, fanning two, to earn the save.
Nick Goff provided Thorpe with its first run, blasting a solo homer in the second inning.