High school baseball: Bald Eagle Area upends Tyrone in eight innings

From CDT staff reportsApril 12, 2014 


Bald Eagle Area's Nate Cleaver (21) is congratulated at the plate by his teammates after his home run against Tyrone on Friday. Cleaver went 3-for-5 with three RBIs, including a walk-off single in the eighth to lift the Eagles to a 6-5 win.

ABBY DREY — CDT photo Buy Photo

— Nate Cleaver came through with a walk-off single to right-center field to lift Bald Eagle Area past Tyrone 6-5 in eight innings Friday.

Cleaver finished 3-for-5, scored two runs and drove in three to lead the Eagles (4-3). Colton Comly pitched a complete game, allowing all five runs in the third inning and striking out seven. Comly limited Tyrone to one hit after the third inning, giving his team a chance to erase a 5-3 deficit.

Cleaver’s solo home run in the fifth pulled Bald Eagle Area within one. Bryce Greene, who finished 3-for-5, doubled to score Brandon Gettig to tie it in the sixth. After Greene led off with a double in the eighth and advanced to third on an infield single, Cleaver scored him on the single.

Centre Daily Times is pleased to provide this opportunity to share information, experiences and observations about what's in the news. Some of the comments may be reprinted elsewhere in the site or in the newspaper. We encourage lively, open debate on the issues of the day, and ask that you refrain from profanity, hate speech, personal comments and remarks that are off point. Thank you for taking the time to offer your thoughts.

Commenting FAQs | Terms of Service