Bellefonte advances in Little League tournament

The Bellefonte Little League Baseball team stayed alive in the District 5 11-12-year-old tournament with an 11-10 victory over Nittany Valley on Thursday night.

Conner Grey and Max Rogers each clubbed a home run to lead the winning effort, with Rogers, Michael Henry and David Corman also ripping doubles. Rogers teamed with Hayden Alterio on the mound for the win.

Landen Peters’ three singles and Ty Kroell’s two hits paced Nittany Valley, which suffered its second loss of the tournament and was eliminated.

Bellefonte plays again Saturday in another elimination game, facing Penns Valley.

State College defeated Penns Valley 14-3 in a winner’s bracket contest, while Clearfield blanked Four Leaf 11-0 and Bald Eagle Area dropped Curwensville in an elimination game 12-2.