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Baseball: Tech's Susquehanna win streak comes to an end

Cobras lose first division game, 10-2, to Rising Sun Tigers

BY DEWEY FOX, dfox@theaegis.com

10:38 AM EDT, April 24, 2012

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After picking up their ninth division win Thursday afternoon, the Harford Tech baseball team's winning streak came to an end Monday with a loss to Rising sun.

The 10-2 loss was their first in the Susquehanna (lower) Division this season.

Harford Tech (9-1 Susquehanna, 10-2 overall) was led at the plate by Travis Hash, who went 3-for-3 with a double. Nick Waite was 2-for-3 with a pair of doubles in the loss.

On Thursday afternoon, the Cobras, leading the Susquehanna Division, took on some Chesapeake (upper) Division competition and came out on top, bashing out 16 hits in a 9-4 victory over the host Fallston Cougars.

The win pushed Harford Tech to 10-1 in regular-season contests, while Fallston (2-5 Chesapeake) fell to 2-9 overall.

Harford Tech hurler Tyler Mister improved to 5-0 on the season with a complete-game win, allowing three earned runs on seven hits, striking out four and walking three over seven innings.

At the plate, Mister helped his own cause with a 3-for-4, two-RBI performance. Jeremy Brown was 3-for-5 with a double and two RBIs in the victory, while teammate Zach Robinette went 2-for-3.

Telvonne Lambert had two hits in four trips to the plate and Nick Waite was 1-for-4 with two RBIs. Andrew Bugda went 1-for-2.

The Cougars' Mike Morais went 2-for-4, while teammates Kyle Tyree and Wyatt Alexander both went 2-for-3.

Behind the plate for the Cobras, Bugda gunned down two potential Cougar base stealers

Bobcats drop Elks

The Bel Air Bobcats picked up their third Chesapeake (upper) Division win of the season Monday, dropping the visiting Elkton Golden Elks, 11-1.

The game was halted after five innings by the 10-run mercy rule.

The win pushed the Bobcats to 6-7 overall and 3-5 in Chesapeake Division play.

Bel Air's Tyler Riedal tossed all five innings in the win, holding the Elks to five hits and one run.

Sam Foss smashed a two-run homer for the winning side, while Zach Stout ripped a double.

Bel Air, trailing 1-0 after two innings, scored twice in the third, plated seven runs in the fourth, then closed out with a two-run outburst in the fifth.

The Bobcats were knocked off, 13-6, at home Friday by the Delone Catholic squad from McSherrystown, Pa.

Huskies over Mariners

The Patterson Mill Huskies won in Joppatowne Friday afternoon, topping the Mariners, 20-6, in five innings.

The game was halted after five innings under the 10-run mercy rule.

With the victory, the Huskies (5-2 Chesapeake) moved to 9-2 on the season. Joppatowne (0-9 Susquehanna) is winless at 0-11.

Patterson Mill pitcher Mark Mossa got the win, tossing three innings in which he struck out five, walked one and allowed just one hit.

Aaron Childs led the Huskies offense, going 3-for-3 with a grand slam and six RBIs. Zach Dorn was 2-for-5 with three RBIs in the victory, while teammate Griffin Marge was 1-for-2 with three RBIs. At the plate, Mossa went 1-for-3 with a pair of RBIs.

Patterson Mill won a non-division tilt Thursday, dispatching the Edgewood Rams, 12-0.

The game was halted after five innings by the 10-run mercy rule.

The Huskies' scoring was spread evenly, as they posted four runs in the second, third and fourth innings.

Blaine Sheesley tossed a complete game for the Huskies, allowing just three hits and striking out two without allowing a walk over five innings.

Hot off the best single-game offensive performance his team has ever seen, Patterson Mill's Matt Golczewski was at it again, going 4-for-4 with three doubles and five RBIs.

Aaron Childs was 2-for-2 with two doubles, two walks and three RBIs in the victory, while Ian Bollinger went 3-for-3 with three runs and two RBIs.

Edgewood (3-6 Susquehanna) fell to 4-8 on the year.

Hawks over Eagles

Playing on the road Thursday night, the North Harford Hawks (13-1 overall, 7-1 Chesapeake) picked up a non-division victory, beating the Aberdeen Eagles (3-9 overall, 2-7 Susquehanna), 7-2.

Sophomore pitcher Brian Shaffer made the start for the Hawks and worked through six innings, striking out nine while holding the Eagles to four hits. Christian Larrimore took over on the mound in the seventh and closed out the game with a scoreless inning.

Kevin Mooney kicked off scoring for the winning side by blasting a two-run homer in the top of the first. Jon Hammer was 2-for-2 in the victory, while teammates Zach Knotts and Alec Mouring both had three hits.

Aberdeen's Travis Hubler went 1-for-2 with one RBI and one run, while teammate Andrew Johnson was 2-for-3 with a double and one run. Josh Brien went 2-for-3 in the loss.

Austin Smith went the distance for the Eagles, striking out four, walking two and allowing seven earned runs in seven innings of work.

Mustangs shut down

The C. Milton Wright boys were held to a pair of hits Friday afternoon in a 5-0 road loss to Wilmington, Del.'s, Salesianum squad.

The defeat dropped the Mustangs (6-2 Chesapeake) to 7-4 overall.