Lions baseball takes two wins
The Lackawanna Trail baseball team split a double-header homestand against Montrose Monday after beating Blue Ridge, 9-3, at home Thursday.
In the first game of the twinbill, the Lions scored four runs in the opening two innings, which would be enough for a 6-1 win.
Cooper Rosiak went the distance on the mound for Trail, allowing just four hits and striking out eight.
He also helped his cause at the plate with three hits, including a double, drove in a run and scored to lead the Lions.
In the second game, the Meteors’ bats came alive with two runs in the first and three runs in the fifth en route to an 8-4 win.
The Lions scored two runs in the second and fourth innings.
Jonathan Zedar doubled and drove in a run and Rosiak also doubled and scored.
After Blue Ridge opened the game with a run in the first, Trail followed by scoring one run in each of the first three innings and broke the game open with two runs in the fifth and four runs in the sixth.
Liam Dougherty went 3 for 3 with two doubles and three runs scored and Jared Phillips ripped two doubles to lead the Lions.
Jordan Hannon also had two hits and Matt Flynn finished the day with an RBI and two runs scored.
Tuft went the distance on the mound, allowing three runs on just four hits while striking out four for the Lions.
As of Monday, Trail is now 10-3 overall and 9-2 in Division IV.