DuBois hosted New Kensington in a single game this afternoon at Showers Field in DuBois, PA. DuBois took 2 games from New Ken on Saturday, and were looking for a sweep of the series today to start the conference season undefeated.
Hitting – Another 17 hit game for DuBois was led by Thayne Morgan (Clearfield) and Toner Corl (Central Mountain) with 3 hits each on the day. Corl added an inside the park home run to his resume that included 2 RBI's while Morgan boosted his own stats with 2 steals. Joey Dipietro (Punxsutawney) added 4 RBI's on 2 hits to help lift DuBois to the 14-4 victory. Both of Dipietro's hits were doubles.
Pitching – Corl started on the mound for DuBois, but went only 2 innings before Austin Amacher (Pidgway would come in for relief. Amacher would go 2 innings on 30 pitches, and would pick up the win to sweep the series against New Ken, 3-0. John White (Warren), Thomas Plummer (Clarion), and Isaac Stouffer (Punxsutawney) would all throw in relief as well.
Coaches Comments: "Overall good team effort this past weekend. Everyone on the rostergot work in before a long stretch of difficult games this season. It's always good to get everyone some experience so they are prepared." Coach Calliari
DuBois will host Houghton College this Tuesday at Showers Field.