Mount Union Trojans Varsity Softball won against Claysburg-Kimmel yesterday, 8-3.
East Juniata’s softball team takes on Wyalusing Valley in today’s District IV semifinals. Line Mountain plays Muncy on the other side of the bracket.
East Juniata has four student-athletes competing in six events at today’s AA PIAA track and field championships: Logan Straws in the 1600 and 3200, Rowan Smith in the 110 and 300 hurdles, Coy Shaffer in the 300 hurdles and Caleb Seeger in the 400. Tomorrow, in the AAA championships, Mifflin County’s Taylor Ciccolini will compete in the javelin with Brayden Harris and Kylee Cubbison running in the 3200.
Odubel Herrera tripled leading off the ninth inning and scored the tiebreaking run on Ronald Torreyes’ comebacker, giving the Philadelphia Phillies a 3-2 win over the Miami Marlins for a four-game split.
Javier Báez hit reverse which led to a comedy of errors by the Pittsburgh Pirates, keying a two-run rally in a 5-3 victory for the Cubs.
State College Spikes starter Jared Kengott whiffed eight batters over four innings at Eastwood Field in the Spikes’ 4-0 loss to the Mahoning Valley Scrappers.
Altoona Curve pitching combined for 15 strikeouts and three different players homered in a 7-5 win over the Erie SeaWolves.