Central broke open a tight game with a five-run sixth inning to beat Bellefonte 12-3 Tuesday.
The Red Raiders (4-3) jumped ahead 3-1 in the third and still trailed 4-3 until the Scarlet Dragons’ big inning. Bellefonte’s defense also struggled through seven errors.
Mike Mock struck out nine over six innings, allowing five hits and three walks, for the win.
Reliever Logan Mathieu took the loss. Tanner Helms was 2-for-3 to lead Bellefonte, Tyler Kreger doubled and he and Gehrig Schuster knocked in runs.