Stoga JV Drops a Close One to Ridley 9 to 8

Posted by Conestoga baseball on Apr 10 2019 at 12:09PM PDT

Conestoga Pioneers JV fought back after falling down by five runs in the fifth inning. The comeback fell just short though, in a 9-8 defeat to Ridley on Monday. Conestoga Pioneers JV scored four runs in the failed comeback on a single by Drew Lamonica in the fifth, a fielder’s choice by Alex Yucha in the fifth, a stolen base by Yucha in the sixth, and a groundout by Ty Seifert in the seventh.

Conestoga Pioneers JV got things started in the first inning. Andrew Kent drove in one when he singled.

Ethan Tartaglio was on the pitcher’s mound for Conestoga Pioneers JV. He lasted three and a third innings, allowing four hits and three runs. Yucha and Connor Neilon entered the game from the bullpen, throwing two and two-thirds innings and one inning respectively.

Conestoga Pioneers JV tallied ten hits in the game. Alex Jones and JT Zellefrow all had multiple hits for Conestoga Pioneers JV.

Jones 2 for 4, 1B, 3B, 1RBI, 1R
Zellefrow 2 for 4, 1B, 2B, 1RBI, 1R
Kent 1 for 3, 1B, 1RBI, 1R
Lamonica 1 for 2, 1B, 1RBI
Arbes 1 for 2, 1B
Evitts 1 for 2, 1B
Neilon 1 for 2, 1B
Seifert 1 for 4, 1B, 1RBI, 1R

SP Tartaglio 3.1IP, 4H, 3BB, 0K, 3R, 1ER
RP Neilon 1IP, 3H, 1BB, 1K, 5R, 1ER (loss)
RP Yucha 2.2IP, 1H, 0BB, 7K, 1R, 0ER