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Exeter, Jenkins teams win crossover games

Clockwise from above, Avoca/Dupont pitcher Murphy, WP’s 1st baseman, Keenan Lewis catches an infield pop up while 2nd baseman Curtis Hannon looks on, Pitcher, Phil Cocco slides under the tag to score for Pittston Twp, Avoca/Dupont catcher Baritski makes a great play out of bounds for an out. Pittston Twp’s Luke Petroski ducks to avoid getting hit by the pitch.

Clockwise from above, Avoca/Dupont pitcher Murphy, WP’s 1st baseman, Keenan Lewis catches an infield pop up while 2nd baseman Curtis Hannon looks on, Pitcher, Phil Cocco slides under the tag to score for Pittston Twp, Avoca/Dupont catcher Baritski makes a great play out of bounds for an out. Pittston Twp’s Luke Petroski ducks to avoid getting hit by the pitch.

Clockwise from above, Avoca/Dupont pitcher Murphy, WP’s 1st baseman, Keenan Lewis catches an infield pop up while 2nd baseman Curtis Hannon looks on, Pitcher, Phil Cocco slides under the tag to score for Pittston Twp, Avoca/Dupont catcher Baritski makes a great play out of bounds for an out. Pittston Twp’s Luke Petroski ducks to avoid getting hit by the pitch.

Clockwise from above, Avoca/Dupont pitcher Murphy, WP’s 1st baseman, Keenan Lewis catches an infield pop up while 2nd baseman Curtis Hannon looks on, Pitcher, Phil Cocco slides under the tag to score for Pittston Twp, Avoca/Dupont catcher Baritski makes a great play out of bounds for an out. Pittston Twp’s Luke Petroski ducks to avoid getting hit by the pitch.

Clockwise from above, Avoca/Dupont pitcher Murphy, WP’s 1st baseman, Keenan Lewis catches an infield pop up while 2nd baseman Curtis Hannon looks on, Pitcher, Phil Cocco slides under the tag to score for Pittston Twp, Avoca/Dupont catcher Baritski makes a great play out of bounds for an out. Pittston Twp’s Luke Petroski ducks to avoid getting hit by the pitch.

Top, Pittston Twp’s Kolton Zaffuto slides to score on a wild throw to the plate. Left, Ryan Shuleski scores for Exeter. Above, WP’s Jake Hoban tosses to Billy Wallace for an out.

Photos by Tony Callaio

Top, Pittston Twp’s Kolton Zaffuto slides to score on a wild throw to the plate. Left, Ryan Shuleski scores for Exeter. Above, WP’s Jake Hoban tosses to Billy Wallace for an out.

Photos by Tony Callaio

Top, Pittston Twp’s Kolton Zaffuto slides to score on a wild throw to the plate. Left, Ryan Shuleski scores for Exeter. Above, WP’s Jake Hoban tosses to Billy Wallace for an out.

Photos by Tony Callaio

Exeter Parini Phillies11, PT Red Sox 3

Exeter Phillies overcame a 2-0 deficit and went on to defeat the Pittston Township Red Sox by a score of 11-3, Wednesday evening at the Exeter field.

Providing timely hitting for the Exeter squad were; Sam Giordano, Steve Homza, Ryan Shuleski, Matt Wright, Mike Wall, and Ryan Wrubel.

Homza and Wall combined on the mound for the Exeter win.

Hitting for the Red Sox were; Kolton Zaffuto, Trevor Tigue, Phil Cocco, Joe Carchilla, and Tony Gorey.

Exeter Parini Phillies 16, Duryea VFW 2

The Exeter Phillies’ bats came alive in a 16-2 victory over Duryea VFW Monday evening. Ryan Shuleski started Exeter’s scoring, when he belted a grand slam to put the Phillies ahead 4-0. Steve Homza added 4 hits, Matt Wright added 3 hits, while Sam Giordano and John McNeil added two hits apiece, and Mike Wall chipped in with a single.

Shuleski and McNeil combined on the mound holding Duryea to three hits in the run shortened four inning contest.

Nicky Barberi and Jordan Black provided hits for Duryea.

Pittston American Legion 13, WWW Marcum 5

Pittston Sons of American Legion beat WWW Marcum by a score of 13-5. Starting pitcher CJ Pisack struck out 9 for the win and Robbie Wychock got the save. Pisack collected 4 hits in the game which included a triple, double and 2 singles. Adding to Pittston’s hitting was Brandon Lucke and Robbie Wychock who had three singles each and Matt Costello who had two doubles. Tyler Jackson singled twice and Jason Homschek doubled.Dillon Faulkner and Zack McCabe both singled. Hitting for Wyoming was J. Urban, T. Williams and E. Dostes.

Exeter Yankees 9, Duryea VFW 2

Adam Buczyinski, Nick Athamann and Mason Egan held Duryea to 5 hits from the mound. Making some fine defensive plays were Colin Barletta, Alex Chronowski, Aaron Zezza and Kyle Musto. Max Reynolds, Chronowski, Zezza, Musto and Barletta each had 2 hits to lead the offense. Malampy, DeBoard and Powers rallied Duryea with 2 runs in the 5th

Exeter Yankees 12, Jenkins Twp. Giants 10

Alex Gushka doubled and tripled, Alex Chronowski had 2 hits and Adam Buczynski tripled to lead Exeter in a close one. Havrilla, Gerrata and Stella each had 2 hits for Jenkins. Gushka’s hits each came with the bases loaded giving him a total of 8 RBIs. Aaron Zezza, Kyle Musto, CJ Rome, Jake Wiesner and Colin Barletta each had hits and Mason Egan reached base and scored twice.

Exeter Yankees 7, Avoca VFW 3

Avoca’s Alex McAndrew smashed a first-inning homerun to give the visitors the lead early. Evan Musto’s double plated Colin Barletta to tie it. Jake Wiesner struck out 5 batters in 4 as the score remained tied through 4. Kmick and Smithonic , who was 3 for 3 helped Avoca take a 3-1 lead in the 5th. Aaron Zezza started a 6-run rally in the bottom of the inning with an RBI single and Musto and Alex Gushka doubled. Wiesner also had an RBI single.

Pittston K of C 7, WWW Marcum Motors 6

Pittston’s Knights of Columbus edged Wyoming’s Marcum Motors, 7-6. Dylan Spurlin had 7 strikeouts in 3 innings and John Brady picked up the win.

Holden Prescott smashed a homerun to lead the charge. Brady had 3 hits; Justin Fitzpatrick had two. Nick Alfano contributed with a big hit.

JT Milazzo Phillies 9, WP Cenera’s 8

Dom Stella knocked in the winning run in the bottom of the 7th inning scoring Santo Insalaco. Nick Allardyce had a 6 RBI game hitting a grand slam, 2 run home run, and a single.

Steve Shamnoski tripled and doubled. Johnny Jones, Zach Mlodzienski, Ryan Zelonis, and Jonathon Bone all singled. Getting multiple hits for West Pittston were Barletta, Angeli, and Miles, who homered.

JT Milazzo Phillies 11, West Pittston Moose7

Nick Allardyce led the offence for Jenkins hitting a homerun and two doubles. Zach Mlodzienski doubled twice, and Dom Stella doubled and singled. Steve Shamnoskisingled twice.Johnny Jones tripled, Santo Insalaco doubled, Jonathon Bone and Eddie Tavaglione singled. Stella and Shamnoski combined on the mound for a great outing. Hitting for West Pittston were Melberger, Yordy, McDade, and Bonita, who homered.

Leading the way for Wyoming was Mike Amato and Nick Perry with two hits apiece.

Dupont VFW 13, WP Pugliese 10

In a high scoring game, Dupont VFW plated six runs in the first inning, and then held on to be at a resilient West Pittston Pugliese 13-10. Aidan Jopling struck out six batters over four innings to earn the win on the mound. Chris Merithew pitched the final two innings to pick up the save. Walter Coles smacked a two run homerun, and Anthony Zimmerman had a double and two runs scored to pace Dupont at the Plate.

For Pugs, Anthony Nardell had a hit, a run batted in, and two runs scored, and Sam Greenfieldcollected three hits, and scored a run.

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