BOSWELL — Dalton Rice drove in four runs on two hits to help pace North Star's 13-3, six-inning victory over Blacklick Valley in varsity baseball Wednesday.
Brady Walker and Brantley Rice each collected a pair of hits and a pair of RBIs for the Cougars. Rice, the starting pitcher, threw three innings while allowing no hits, no runs and striking out six. Elijah Knupp threw two innings and Walker one inning of relief.
North Star (1-0) will play Conemaugh Township at the Ferrellton field today. Game time is 4:15 p.m.
Shade 10, Turkeyfoot 9
HARNEDSVILLE — Shade edged Turkeyfoot 10-9 in varsity softball action Wednesday.
Shade's Mikayla Ott batted 3-for-4, Jordan Fyock was 2-for-3, Lexi Rapsky went 3-for-5 with two singles and a home run, Samantha Haynes hit two singles and a double; Emma Spinelli hit two doubles and Destiny Pruss batted 2-for-4.
Turkeyfoot's Kelly Kinsinger, Cassandra Kemp and Nicole Snyder all batted 2-for-3 and drove in two runs each while Danielle Kemp singled and doubled.
Turkeyfoot travels to Conemaugh Valley today.