STRUTHERS OH- It took two days to complete after rain suspended the game on Tuesday night, but the Astro Falcons came back the next night and held their 4-3 lead to take Game 1 of the Class B semifinals over Dura Edge.
Drew Kaschak and Jaden Rishel both went 1-2 for the Falcons with a RBI a piece. Seth Cervello, and Bo Fornataro also collected RBI’s. Luca Ricchiuti went 1-3 with a run scored. Jay Campbell went 1-2 with a run scored.
Nick Longo got the win on the hill for the Falcons. He threw 2 innings and gave up 1 run on 2 hits. He struck out a pair.
Marco Massucci had a great day for Dura Edge going 2-3 with the team’s only RBI, and a run scored. Kris Hrosar, and Blake Jefferies both went 1-3 with a run scored.
Joseph Babusci took the loss for Dura Edge. He lasted 5 innings and gave up 3 earned runs on 4 hits. He struck out 3.