MILROY Unionville capitalized on four Mifflin County errors to jump to a 7-2 lead en route to a 9-3 road win over the Stars on Friday in Centre County League baseball action.
Unionville (4-15) opened the game with a pair of runs in the top of the first inning behind a two-run single from Chris Helwig.
Mifflin County (5-11) tied the game at 2-2 in the second as Isaac Stroehecker drove in a run with a single and later scored on a Tim Beck single.
The Cardinals then grabbed a 4-2 lead in the third behind Dan Coles two-run single and expanded it to five runs in the fifth as Scott Fura delivered a triple and Cole followed with a two-run home run.
Three Mifflin County errors led to two more Unionville runs in the sixth, as the Stars ended the scoring in the home half of the inning on a lead-off homer from Casey Zimmerman.
Cole earned the win on the mound for the Cardinals. Brian Billotte was tagged with the loss for Mifflin County.
Philipsburg 6, Clarence 2
PHILIPSBURG Tyler Good smacked a two-run home run to highlight a five-run fifth inning as Philipsburg defeated Clarence on Thursday.
Clarence reached Philipsburg starter Josh Potter for two runs in the first inning, but Potter (3-0) shut the Mounties out over the final six innings. Potter tossed a seven-hitter, struck out four and did not walk a batter.
John Shaffers solo home in the second cut the margin to 2-1 before the Pirates erupted in the fifth. Good had three RBIs in the inning, while Nick Daye and A.J. Robinson also drove in runs.
JD Mason, Aaron Lidgett and Daye had two hits each for Philipsburg. Ryan MacNamara, Justin Koleno and Brian Kochik had two hits each for Clarence.
Dave Urbanik took the loss for the Mounties.
All-Star game today
The Centre County Baseball League All-Star game will be held at 2 p.m. today at Unionville.
The contest will feature players from the National Team (Clarence, Philipsburg, Blanchard, Lewistown) against the American Team (Lemont, Pleasant Gap, Unionville, Spring Mills, Howard).
Ryan Mostyn (Philipsburg) and Josh OBrien (Unionville) are coaches for the game.