Jamestown Holds Frewsburg To 2 Hits In 4-2 Victory
FREWSBURG — Mason Chapman, Marshall Tantillo and Brandon Lobb combined on a two-hitter as Jamestown opened its season with a 4-2 nonleague baseball victory over Frewsburg.
Chapman’s two-run double highlighted a three-run second inning for the Red Raiders, who also added a run in the fifth on Nick Miraglia’s two-bagger.
Leading the offense for Jamestown was Juan Matos with a pair of doubles. Nate Torres and Darius Freeney both added singles.
Vincent Sanfilippo had a two-run single for the Bears (1-3, 0-3). He also combined with Chase Haglund and Mason Eckman on a six-hitter.
ELLICOTTVILLE — Lucas Marsh tossed a three-hitter and struck out nine, and Caleb Ploetz collected three hits and drove in three runs to lead Ellicottville to a 5-2 victory over Cattaraugus-Little Valley in a Chautauqua-Cattaraugus Athletic Association Division III game.
The Timberwolves (0-2, 0-1) jumped out to 2-0 lead after half an inning, but the Eagles (2-2, 1-0) scored a run in the third and four in the fourth, which was more than enough for Marsh, who struck out nine and walked four. Braylon Wyatt added a double in the winning effort.
Gavin Baxter, Ryan Harper and Nathan Wolfe each had a hit for Cattaraugus-Little Valley. Kodi Colton and Harper combined to strike out 15.
CARDINALS HOLD ON
GOWANDA — A three-run fifth inning gave Randolph a 5-0 lead and the Cardinals held off Pine Valley in the seventh inning for a 6-4 nonleague victory.
Luke Pagett went 3 for 4 with a double and a triple; Payton Slade had two hits, including a triple; and Elial Bryan, Dillon Schrader and Kyle Senn also doubled for the Cardinals (1-0).
Tristan Farnham allowed seven hits and four runs while striking out three before Schrader got the final out with a strikeout for the winners.
Donovan Gugliemi had three hits, including a double, and Jaiden Miller doubled for the Panthers (2-1).
Bryce Sercu and Wayne Libby combined for four strikeouts on the mound in the loss.