LANCASTER - The Steubenville Post 33 Legion baseball team dropped a pair of one-run games on the road Friday against Lancaster.
Post 33 lost the first game 4-3 when Lancaster scored two in the bottom of the seventh. Pat Pizzoferrato had two singles, Alex Young had a triple and an RBI, and JoJo Pierro had a single and an RBI in the opener.
Game 2 saw Lancaster get out to a 5-0 lead after three frames before surviving a Steubenville rally for the 5-4 win. Young picked up another triple with John Linn and Pierro each adding a double and an RBI.
Lancaster 4, Steubenville 3
Steubenville 000 030 0 - 3 6 2
Lancaster 000 020 2 - 4 9 1
STEUBENVILLE: Corsi (LP, 5K, 5BB), J. Pierro (7th, 0K, 0BB) and Laukert. Pizzoferrato 2s; Colabella s; Linn s; Young t, rbi; J. Pierro s, rbi.
LANCASTER: Robertson (WP, 6K, 1BB) and Chenetski. King 2s; Burrell 2s; Chenetski 2s, rbi; Thompson s, rbi; Palmer s; Sisson s.
Lancaster 5, Steubenville 4
Steubenville 100 111 - 4 8 1
Lancaster 221 000 - 5 9 1
STEUBENVILLE: Mihalyo (LP, 3K, 3BB), B. Pierro (4th, 1K, 0BB), Murphy (6th, 0K, 0BB) and Merriman. Panella 2s; Colabella s; Corsi s; Pizzoferrato s; Linn d, rbi; Young t; J. Pierro d, rbi; Malesky rbi.
LANCASTER: Smith (WP, 4K, 3BB), Wolfe (6th, 0K, 0BB) and King. Delisia 2s; Burrell s, t, 2rbi; Sisson s, 2rbi; Palmer s; Motsch s; Kempton s, rbi; Chenetski s.