H.S. Baseball Roundup: Johnstown tops South Glens Falls

SOUTH GLENS FALLS – Matt Szurek finished 4-for-4 with two singles, a double, a triple and four runs scored to lead Johnstown to a 10-3 win over South Glens Falls in a Foothills Council baseball contest Thursday.

Connor Rodecker had two singles and a double for the Sir Bills, while Adam Caputo had two singles, a triple and four RBIs. Jon Heroth added a single and a triple for Johnstown (2-1 overall, 2-0 Foothills).

Rob Olsen had a triple for South Glens Falls (2-3 overall, 0-3 Foothills), while Nolan Huntley added a double.

Johnstown 10, South Glens Falls 3

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South High100 020 0 – 3 3 3

Lee, Forker (6) and Caputo; Hutchins, Corhouse (6) and Brown.

Broadalbin-Perth 6, Hudson Falls 1

HUDSON FALLS – Phil Hemstreet pitched a complete game two-hitter to lead Broadalbin-Perth to a Foothills Council win over Hudson Falls.

Hemstreet struck out seven and walked two for the Patriots.

Connor Pingitore was 2-for-4 with two RBIs and two runs scored for B-P (2-1 overall, 2-0 Foothills), while Luigi Magliocca, Joe Zarecki, Tyler Schmidt and Riley Martin each had singles. Zarecki, Martin and Zach Morreale each had an RBI for B-P.

Tom Kiernan had a triple for Hudson Falls (1-2 overall, 0-2 Foothills), while Taylor Lane singled for the only other hit by the Tigers.

Broadalbin-Perth 6, Hudson Falls 1

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WP – Hemstreet; LP – Lynch.

Scotia-Glenville 5, Glens Falls 1

GLENS FALLS – Marty McCollum had two doubles, two singles and an RBI to lead Scotia-Glenville to a Foothills Council win over Glens Falls.

A.J. Weils finished with three hits for Glens Falls (0-2 overall, 0-2 Foothills), while Clark Wooley added a double.

The Tartans improved to 3-0 in Foothills Council play with the win.

Scotia-Glenville 5, Glens Falls 1

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Glens Falls 010 000 0 – 1 6 1

WP – Barbee; LP – Corlew.


Oppenheim-Ephratah/St. Johnsville 9, Mayfield 1

ST. JOHNSVILLE – Dylan Klock, Brad Smith and Johnny Vicciarelli combined to throw a two-hitter as Oppenheim-Ephratah/St. Johnsville posted a win over Mayfield.

Klock struck out nine and didn’t allow a hit over the first 3 2/3 innings before leaving the game with bicep tightness. Smith and Vicciarelli combined to strike out seven and allow just two hits over the final 3 1/3 innings for the Wolves.

Klock had two triples for OESJ (4-1 overall, 3-0 WAC), while Devan Battisti had a triple, single and five stolen bases.

Luke VanNostrand and Austin Larie had the only hits for Mayfield (2-1 overall, 2-1 WAC).

Oppenheim-Ephratah/St. Johnsville 9, Mayfield 1

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Oppenheim-Ephratah/St. Johnsville150 102 x – 9 10 2

Klock, Smith (4), Vicciarelli and Johnson; Gates and Yager.

Galway 5, Mekeel Christian 0

SCOTIA – Tyler Goergen threw five innings of no-hit ball and struck out eight to lead Galway to a win over Mekeel Christian Academy.

Goergen also combined with Taylor Hartman on a one-hitter as Galway improved to 2-1 in WAC plat.

Sam Uline and Dan Diaz each had two hits for the Golden Eagles.

Rhein Zeronda had the lone hit for Mekeel Christian (3-3 overall, 2-3 WAC).

Galway 5, Mekeel Christian 0

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Mekeel Christian000 000 0 – 0 1 4

Goergen, Hartman (6) and Uline, Goergen(6); Guido, D’Errico (7) and Zeronda, Voelker (6)


Fort Plain 4, Herkimer 0

FORT PLAIN – Eric Orologio pitched a three-hit shutout with seven strikeouts to earn the win in his first varsity start for Fort Plain.

Orologio also had a single and an RBI for the Hilltoppers.

Alec Bleichner added two singles and an RBI for Fort Plain (2-0 overall), which travels to Canajoharie today for an 11 a.m. contest.

Drew Fureno had a single and an RBI for the Hilltoppers, while James May Jr. also had a single.

Dan Abbley, John Zaleski and Zach Steele each had singles for Herkimer (1-2 overall).

The win was the 698th career victory for Fort Plain coach Craig Phillips.