Stoga Defeats Top Seed North Penn 2-1
Both teams were strong on the hill Wednesday, but Conestoga Pioneers Varsity defeated North Penn 2-1. Pioneers pitchers allowed just two hits to North Penn.
Conestoga scored first, with Cam Marcus coming in on an Owen Margolis bunt for a single. It was beautiful. But n the bottom of the third inning, North Penn tied things up at one on an error.
Conestoga Pioneers Varsity pulled away for good with one run in the fourth inning when Christian Moesler singled on a 0-1 count, scoring one run by Nick Szary (courtesy runner for Luke Czepiel).
Jacob Marcus (pictured) led things off on the mound for Conestoga Pioneers Varsity. He went five innings, allowing one run on one hit and striking out eight.
Danny Kirwin was on the mound for North Penn. He went six and a third innings, allowing two runs on three hits and striking out ten. Kolby Barrow threw two-thirds of an inning out of the bullpen.
Christian Moesler, Owen Margolis, and Cam Marcus each managed one hit to lead Conestoga Pioneers Varsity.
SP Jacob Marcus 5IP, 8K, 3BB, 1H, 1R, 0ER (win)
RP Cam Marcus 2IP, 0K, 1BB, 1H, 0R, 0ER
Cam Marcus 1 for 2, 1 2B, 1 BB, 1 R
Owen Margolis 1 for 2, 1 1B, 1 BB, 1 RBI
Christian Moesler 1 for 2, 1 1B, 1 BB, 1 RBI