George Conklin had three of Spring Mills’ 12 singles as the Braves knocked off Howard 9-5 in Centre County Baseball League action Monday.
Scott Zuback’s two-run double highlighted a four-run second that gave the Hawks a 4-0 lead, but Spring Mills rallied. The Braves got a run in the bottom of the second and took the lead for good with a four-run third. George Conklin’s two-run single keyed the outburst and Kevin Conklin added a sacrifice fly.
Jordan Schainholz, Micka Schrenkel and Kevin Conklin each had two singles for the Braves (10-13). Jordan Brennen pitched the first four innings to earn the win, while Brady Waltz allowed one run over the final three innings to pick up the save.
Zuback had three hits and Dan Cole added two singles for the Hawks.