Tams take pair
Tamaqua won a pair of recent games in Schuylkill Legion play to highlight youth baseball action.
Chris Pilla had three hits and scored three runs Thursday to help Tamaqua gain an 11-6 victory over Valley View.
Mike Streisel collected two hits, one of them a homer, and knocks in three runs for the winners, who score in every inning.
The Blue Sox also receive a hit, an RBI and three runs scored from Jay Pilla while Derek Linkhorst gains the pitching win.
Valley View 100 122 - 6 7 2
Tamaqua 131 33x - 11 9 1
Wert, Yanoscar (4) and Neidlinger; Linkhorst, Heisler (6) and Streisel, James (6). W - Linkhorst. L - Wert. HR: Valley View - Troutman 2, Wert; Tamaqua - Streisel.
A five-run fourth inning propelled Tamaqua to a 6-2 victory over Hamburg.
The big hit in Tamaqua's fourth inning was a two-run double Ty Rother. Rosen added an RBI single in the frame and Chris Pilla had a sacrifice fly.
Rother finished the game with three hits to lead Tamaqua offensively. Mike Streisel added two hits while Rosen scored a pair of runs.
Tyler Milot got the pitching victory in relief. He allowed just one hit in two innings of work.
Hamburg 001 000 1 - 2 4 2
Tamaqua 000 501 x 6 7 1
Frick, Degler (5), Sprenger (6) and Graham; Heisler, Milot (4), Streisel (6) and Streisel, J. Pilla (6). W-Milot. L-Frick.
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Allen Twp-Panther Vy.
Zach Stanko gained the pitching win and also hit a home run to help the Panther Valley Black Diamonds gain a 5-3 win over the Allen Township Warriors.
Stanko connected for two-run blast as PV stayed undefeated with a 3-0 record.
Jeff Corby, who was 2-for-3, also hit a two-run homer for Panther Valley.
Allen Twp. 000 102 0 - 3 6 2
PV Bl. Dmnds 012 002 x - 5 4 4
Rothdeutsch and Shambo; Stanko and Marouchoc. W - Stanko. L - Rothdeutsch. HR: PV - Stanko, Corby.
Jimmy Flannery went 3-for-3 with a double and an RBI to lead the Bushkill Township Minutemen to a 10-3 victory over the Pleasant Valley Pirates.
Shawn Tripp added a triple and an RBI for the Minutemen (3-1).
Pleasant Valley 001 001 1 - 3 3 3
Bushkill Twp 313 030 x - 10 12 1
Marino, Lavender (2), Cobb (6) and Cruz; Recker, Mulhearn(5), D. Hoagland (7) and Kichline, Klemka (5). W-Recker. L-Marino.
Kyle Minzola fired a three-hitter to help the McAdoo/Weatherly Nationals gain an 11-1 win over Forks Township.
Minzola also did damage at the plate, finishing with a single, double, and four RBIs.
Drew Sherkness also contributed a single, double and three RBIs.
McAdoo/Wea 005 033 - 11 9 1
Forks Twp. 100 000 - 1 3 3
Minzola and Mikula; Oakley, Morales(5), Graziadei (6), Ellison(6) and Ellison, Bond(6). W - Minzola. L - Oakley.
Panther Vy.-Upper MB
Eric Pugliese tossed a three-hitter to lead Upper Mt. Bethel to a 4-1 win over the Panther Valley Black Diamonds.
Josh Faenza had two hits, one a double, for PV (4-1).
Panther Vy. 010 000 0 - 1 3 1
Upper MB 004 000 x - 4 2 2
King, Luckenbill (3) and Marouchoc, Trimmel (3); Pugliese and Howell. W - Pugliese. L - King.