Eight-Run Third Sends Salamanca Past North Collins

Salamanca’s Cory Holleran reacts after scoring from second base on a wild pitch during Monday’s CCAA Division 3 baseball game against North Collins at Veterans Memorial Park in Salamanca. P-J photo by Matt Spielman

SALAMANCA — Six walks and a hit batter led to an eight-run third inning as Salamanca beat North Collins 13-1 in Chautauqua-Cattaraugus Athletic Association Division 3 baseball Monday at Veterans Memorial Park.

Jaxson Ross and Harley Hoag drove in runs on fielder’s choices and Shawn Bacelli capped the uprising with a two-run single to plate the final two runs of the frame.

Ross earned the win on the mound for the Warriors (12-6, 9-4), allowing one hit and walking two while striking out eight in four shutout innings. Hayden Hoag got the final three outs, two via strikeouts.

Hayden Hoag, Ross, Andy Herrick and Bacelli each singled for Salamanca.

Matt Sweet, Matt Warsaw and Scott Armbruster each singled for the Eagles (3-9, 3-9).

Salamanca’s Jaxson Ross delivers to the plate. P-J photo by Matt Spielman

Asher Parnitzke and Daniel Downes combined for 13 walks and a hit batter while striking out one on the mound for North Collins.


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