Richmond tops Toronto

RICHMOND – The Richmond Post 740 Legion baseball team held off a late Toronto rally for a 4-3 win on Monday. Tanner Evans started and struck out a pair, while Austin Horan took over in the fifth inning and struck out one, while walking one. Evans and Collin Skeeles singled, while Tyler Krantz singled and drove in two runs.

For Toronto, Zach Crawford started and struck out one and walked five. Danny Zdinak collected all three RBIs at the plate.

Richmond (2-1) plays at home today, hosting St. Clairsville.

Richmond 4, Toronto 3

Toronto 100 000 2 – 3 6 0

Richmond 130 000 0 – 4 3 2

TORONTO: Crawford (LP, 1K, 5W), Miller (2, 1K, 0W), Zdinak (6, 1K, 0W) and McClurg; Zdinak 3S, D; Owens RBI; Mays S; Sweeney S, 2RBI.

RICHMOND (2-1): Evans (WP, 2K, 0W), Horan (5, 1K, 1W) and Skeeles; Krantz S, 2RBI; Evans S; Skeeles S; Wise RBI; Aidan Pasiuk RBI.

Steubenville sweeps Zanesville

STEUBENVILLE – Post 33 earned a pair of wins over Zanesville on Sunday. Branden Jones started and struck out four and walked two in a 8-7 win on Game 1. Bryan Pierro collected a pair of singles and two RBIs, while Jimmy Bolyog had two doubles and two RBIs.

Kai McClurg doubled in two runs and Niko Petrides singled. Mark Rest held on to pitch the seventh inning.

In Game 2, Nick Zorne earned the win with two strikeouts and four walks. Steubenville completed the sweep with a 6-4 victory.

Jones tripled and collected three RBIs.

Game 1

Steubenville 8, Zanesville 7

Zanesville 000 004 3 – 7 6 2

Steubenville 032 210 x – 8 6 1

ZANESVILLE: Sensabaugh (LP, 5K, 3W), Bryan (5, 1K, 0W) and Mumaw; Wortman S; Every S, RBI; Sensabaugh S; Hudson S, RBI; Girton 2S, RBI; MumawS; Bryan RBI; Johnston RBI.

STEUBENVILLE: Jones (WP, 4K, 2W), Rest (7, 0K, 1W) and McClurg; Pierro 2S, 2RBI; Bolyog 2D, 2RBI; McClurg D, 2RBI; Petrides S.

Game 2

Steubenville 6, Zanesville 4

Zanesville 021 001 0 – 4 6 0

Steubenville 000 501 x – 6 7 0

ZANESVILLE: Bryan (2K, 2W0, Avery (LP, 3, 0K, 2W), Snyder (5, 2K, 2W) and Mumaw; Johnston S; Girton 2S; Every S, D; Bryan T; Mumaw D.

STEUBENVILLE: Zorne (WP, 2K, 4W) and Ferguson; Pierro S, D, RBI; Linn S; Pizzoferrato S, RBI; Petrides 2S; Zorne S; Bolyog S; Jones T, 3RBI.