In the longest game in its history, the Patterson Mill baseball team played 14 innings Monday to beat visiting Fallston, 4-3, in UCBAC Chesapeake Division play.
The game was tied 3-3 after four innings and it took 10 more to produce a winner.
In that deciding 14th inning, Caleb Heymann (2-4), who caught the whole game, hit a lead-off double to left center. Christian Shertzer sacrificed courtesy runner Mason Smith to third and the next batter, Braden Soos suicide squeezed Smith in for the win.
Nathan Vujanic was 2-5 with two doubles for the Huskies (6-6, 8-8).
Leading Fallston (4-7, 9-7) were Josh Bogdan (1-6, double), Dillon Sperl (2-6, double) and Kyle Moody (2-6, double).
Josh Stocum (2-2) had the big blow for the Bobcats, hitting the game’s only home run. Stocum also doubled and walked twice and drove in three runs.
Brendan Purtell went 2-4 with a pair of triples. He scored two runs and drove in one. Cole Meyer added a double and three RBIs.
Payton Celuch took the loss for the Huskies. He pitched three innings, allowing six hits three walks and eight runs (two earned). He struck out one.
The Bobcats (9-2, 13-2) also beat visiting North East (3-9, 7-10), 7-3, Friday in Chesapeake play.
Cobras win 14th
Harford Tech won 4-0 at Bo Manor in Susquehanna Division play Thursday. The win gave the Cobras a sweep of the Eagles, who despite that, are division champions.
Nate Reed pitched a complete game, four-hit shutout to earn his ninth win of the season. Reed walked four and struck out five batters.
The Cobras scored one run in the second, two in the fourth and one in the seventh.
Ryan Hunt went 2-4 with a double and RBI to lead the offense. Jay Rose added one hit, two stolen bases and an RBI, while Parker McIlhenney walked scored a run and had a sacrifice fly.
Mustangs beat Hawks
In a Chesapeake pitcher's duel Thursday at Ripken’s Yankee Stadium, C. Milton Wright pitcher Hunter Wright pitched a complete game, one-hitter, striking out eight, in the Mustangs 2-1 win over the North Harford Hawks.