Duryea/PT 8, Mountain Top 4
Lauren Cawley struck out 15 in six innings to lead Duryea/Pittston Twp. to an 8-4 win over Mountain Top in the District 16 Minors Softball Championship game on Tuesday.
Cawley also added two hits as did Anjelica Singer.
Jenna Smith led the D/PT offense with three hits, and Julia Pliska added an RBI double.
Duryea will host the Section 5 Tournament, and take on District 32 champ Wallenpaupack on Tuesday at 7:30 p.m.
GWA 7, Bob Horlacher 4
Gwen Glatz struck out 12 and cracked a grand slam to lead Greater Wyoming Area to the District 31 Minors championship in a 7-4 win over Bob Horlacher on Thursday.
Madelyn Resciniti and Aleaha Kranson each added RBIs for GWA, which will open Section 5 play at 5:30 p.m. at the Duryea LL Field against District 17 champ North Pocono.
GWA 14, Harveys Lake 4
Gwen Glatz smashed three doubled and drove in two to lead Greater Wyoming Area to a 14-4 win over Harveys Lake in District 31 Minors softball action.
Brianna Pizano added two hits and two RBI, and Anna Campbell added a two-run double for GWA.
Madelyn Resciniti homered and added four RBI for the winners.
WP 3, Bob Horlacher 13
West Pittston dropped its District 31 Minors Tournament game with Bob Horlacher, 13-3, last Saturday.
GWA 12, Northwest 2
Adrienne Przybyla used two doubles to drive in four runs as Greater Wyoming Area smashed Northwest, 12-2, in District 31 Junior Softball action.
Nicole Turner added two hits and an RBI for GWA to back the pitching of Nicole Cumbo.
Lindsay Carey added a two-run single for Greater Wyoming Area who faced Kingston/Forty Fort in the Winner’s Bracket Final yesterday on the road.
Atlantic 10, Papershop 7
Atlantic Propane fell short of the league championships in a 10-7 loss to Tripp Park Papershop.
Kerry Shamnoski paced the offense with two hits, and Bella Gorzkowski added an RBI single for Atlantic.
Madisyn Antal walked three times and scored twice for AP, and Mackenzie Gable, who struck out eight in four innings of relief, walked twice.
Atlantic Propane finished the season 15-6.
Atlantic 7, Haduck Dance 2
Lexi Felinski’s solo home run ignited an Atlantic Propane 7-2, come-from-behind victory, over Haduck Dance of Taylor in the league semifinals.
Bailey Jordan added a three RBI, and Kerry Shamnoski and Kyla Klocko added hits for Atlantic.
Klocko and Mackenzie Gable combined for 12 strikeouts in the win.
Pierantoni 8, National 3
Pierantoni Law defeated National Furnace, 8-3, in the opening round of the playoffs behind the five-hit, 10-strikeout pitching of Alyssa Davies.
Leading the Pierantoni offense was Lauren Robbins who smacked two hits, including a triple and collected four RBI. Kelsey Joyce added two hits for PL, and Theresa Domarasky and Sam Rydzy each chipped in with RBI singles.
Pierantoni 1, Demarco 11
Pierantoni Law lost to Demarco Plumbing, 11-1, as Demarco Plumbing pitcher Emily Demarco limited Pierantoni to just four hits in the win.
Megan Karuzie led Pierantoni with a hit and an RBI. Also chipping in with hits were Sam Rydzy, Nicole Walters and Madeline Moss.
Pierantoni 1, Sidel’s 0
Pierantoni Law rebounded in the semi-final round defeating Sidel’s 1-0.
Alyssa Davies pitched a two-hit gem with 14 strikeouts. She also scored the winning run for Pierantoni Law.
Pierantoni 1, Demarco 2
Pierantoni Law fell short in the championship game to Demarco Plumbing, 2-1.
Demarco scored two unearned runs in the fifth inning to seal the win.
In a pitchers duel Demarco’s Emily Demarco limited Pierantoni to two hits while Pierantoni’s Alyssa Davies held Demarco to two hits with eight strikeouts.
Leading Pierantoni Law offense was Lauren Robbins with a hit and an RBI. Megan Karuzie also had a hit for Pierantoni.