Towamensing/Palmerton gets win to stay alive
Towamensing/Palmerton stayed alive in the District 18 11-12 Little League tournament on Wednesday night.
District 18 11-12
Towamensing/Palmerton used the long ball to beat Freeland in an elimination game by a 13-3 sc ore that ended after five innings.
Brody Boehler hit two homr runs, while Devyn Rehrig and Zach Schoenberger also added round-trippers for Towamen sing/Palmerton.
Boehler and Wade Haydt also put together an outstanding pitching performance.
Ben Serfass got the game-ending RBI single.
Towmensing/Palmerton will now host Tri-County on Saturday at 6 p.m.
Mike Kammerer got the win for the Bulls.
The Bulls jumped out to a three-run lead and held on for a 4-2 win over the Marlins.
Andrew DeCew had two hits for Limeport (16-4). Jake Bostick had two hits and one RBI and Luke Szoke went three-for-three with a double for Lehigh Valley (7-12).
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Kammerer and Umbenhauer; Palansky, Rex(6) and Z. Szoke.
Valley View scored three runs in the top of the seventh to hand Tamaqua a 5-3 loss.
Cale Bruso and Devin Masser had two RBI's for the winners.
Matt Minchhoff went three-for-three and drove in a run for Tamaqua.
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Daniel and Daub; Zehner and O. Bates. W - Daniel.