Teener League 15-16 all-star baseball: Bellefonte smokes State College, 23-3

With huge offensive showings in the second and third innings, Bellefonte dominated State College to wrap up the Area 5 VFW Teener League tournament title for 15-16 year-olds.

Bellefonte collected 16 hits off six State College pitchers, with a 10-run second inning and a nine-run third. In all, 12 of the 13 players on the Bellefonte roster had hits, with eight good for extra bases in a game halted after four innings.

Logan Harter, Jonny Glunt and Hunter McElfresh each knocked in three runs, while Storm Smith had three hits including a double.

Bellefonte will host the state tournament beginning Friday at the Teener and high school fields. Bellefonte begins play at 5:30 p.m.