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North Parkland rides Alec Bartholomew to Lehigh Valley Legion playoff title

North Parkland rides Alec Bartholomew to Lehigh Valley Legion playoff title

With a one-two punch of all-area selections Connor Higgins and Rhett Jacoby leading a deep pitching staff, it's not that surprising that first-year varsity player Alec Bartholomew could only manage to get about "three or four innings" of work on the mound this spring during Parkland High School's run to the PIAA semifinals. But it's been a different story for the right-hander this summer with North Parkland's defending Lehigh Valley Legion champions. Tuesday night the 17-year-old took a no-hitter into the sixth inning and helped the Buffaloes add the post-season tournament title to their regular season crown, leading the way to a 6-1 win over Lower...

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