Clarence overcame an early deficit and forced a deciding Game 3 against defending Centre County Baseball League champion Lemont with a 10-6 triumph on Tuesday at Spring Creek Park.
The Two will meet at 5:45 p.m. Thursday at Clarence to see who advances against the winner of the Spring Mills-Pleasant Gap series.
Trailing 2-0, the Mounties scored twice in the fourth to tie it and three times in the fifth to take the lead for good. Ryan MacNamara anad Kalen Gearhart had RBI doubles in the inning. They tacked on four more runs, led by Hunter Guenot’s two-run single, in the sixth to take a 9-2 lead before Lemont got two runs in its final two at-bats.
Ryan Guenot smacked three singles to lead Clarence’s 10-hit attack. Brian Kochik and Hunter Guenot added two singles each. Hunter Guenot had three RBIs.
Kerry Meyers and Erik Kempton had eight hits for the Ducks. Jason Costa and Derek Van Horn drove in pair.