Monday May 22nd, 2017 4:30 pm EST @ Kenston Varsity Field
Kenston junior Matthew Pecoraro ripped his second double of the game in the bottom of the 3rd inning, scoring juniors Stephen Szczesniak and Michael Rockefeller, leading the Bombers to a 8-2 victory over Chagrin Falls in non-conference play. Pecoraro’s run scoring hit proved to plate the game winning runs, and Kenston never looked back. Kenston outhit Chagrin Falls 8-4, led by Pecoraro, Rockefeller, and Szczesniak with 2 hits apiece. Kenston took a 1-0 lead in the first off Tiger starter Erik Wilson on a single by Rockefeller, a double by Pecoraro, and a RBI ground out by junior Matthew Cassaro. Kenston starter senior Ted Wharton went 5 innings, yielding 2 runs, in route to his 5th victory of the season. Szczesniak retired the Tigers in order in the top of 7th to close out the game for the Bombers. Tigers reliever Colin Kennedy picked up the loss. Kenston improves/finishes with an overall record of 21-7, while Chagrin Falls drops to 24-6 for the year.
2B: (K) Pecoraro 2, Szczesniak, Cassaro; (CF) Newbauer; 3B: (CF) Amendola; RBI: (K) Pecoraro 2, C. Cassaro 2, M. Cassaro, Rockefeller, Tomcufcik; (CF) Kennedy; SB: (K) Rockefeller; (CF) Amendola
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Records: Kenston (21-7 overall) and Chagrin Falls (24-6 overall)
Notable: Pecoraro (K) 2-4, 2-2B, 2RBI, R; Rockefeller (K) 2-3, 3R, RBI, SB, BB; Amendola (CF) 1-2, 3B, R, SB, BB; Newbauer (CF) 1-2, 2B, R, HBP