Breaking News Bar
updated: 4/27/2013 9:01 PM

Holmes closes victory for WW South

Success - Article sent! close
Daily Herald Reports

WW South 2, West Chicago 1:

Baylor Holmes stranded the bases loaded in the bottom of the seventh inning as the Tigers (12-7, 7-3) hung on in the DuPage Valley Conference. Ryan Koester drove in the lone run for West Chicago (3-13, 0-8) while Connor Dall had 2 hits. Kevin Giltz went 2-for-3 with an RBI for WW South. Winning pitcher Rich O'Neil allowed 5 hits in 6-plus innings.

Wheaton North 11, West Aurora 0:

The Falcons (15-3, 8-2) moved into a three-way tie for first place in the DuPage Valley Conference with the six-inning road victory. Lake Bachar went 2-for-4 with a home run and 5 RBI. Johnny Peltz went 3-for-4 and Michael Mannix added 2 hits. Winning pitcher Sam Nafziger allowed 2 hits.

Lake Park 5-5, Metea Valley 4-4:

The Lancers (16-4, 12-3) scored a run in the bottom of the eighth inning in Game 1 and a run in the bottom of the seventh of Game 2 to cap the three-game Upstate Eight Conference sweep. Dom Romito's RBI single won the opener and Eric Vatch doubled home the winning run in the second game. Tamal Kumar and Andrew Fox had 3 hits apiece in Game 1 for Metea Valley (5-11, 4-9).

Benet 3-4, Marist 1-2:

Chris Whelan and Pat McInerney posted complete-game East Suburban Catholic Conference victories for the Redwings (12-5, 4-2). McInerney drove in 2 runs in Game 1 and Joe Giuffre went 3-for-4. Kevin Jendra went 2-for-3 with a triple and 3 RBI in the second game.

Addison Trail 2-3, Leyden 1-5:

The Blazers (7-12, 5-6) scored both runs in fourth inning of their Game 1 West Suburban Gold victory. Giancarlo Loiotile and Mike Cacioppo, who went 2-for-3, drove in the runs. Winning pitcher Joe Kurucar scattered 6 hits over 6 innings. Brad Schonder went 3-for-4 with a double and home run in Game 2.

Lisle 8, Wilmington 5:

Cliff Krause, who drove in 3 runs, and Jeremy Glavanovits homered for the Lions (11-6, 7-2) in their Interstate Eight Conference win. Ryan Van Volkenburg and Adam Grego had 2 hits apiece. Brian Czyl pitched 5 innings to earn the victory.

Glenbard South 7, Oswego East 5:

The Raiders (12-3) overcame a seventh-inning rally by Oswego East to pull out the nonconference victory. Zach Smith went 3-for-3 with 2 RBI while winning pitcher Nick Yangas went 2-for-3 with an RBI. Will Cornwell doubled and drove in 2 runs.

Neuqua Valley 11-12, East Aurora 0-1:

Drew Sterioti went 3-for-4 with a double in the opener and John Michael McMahon drove in 3 runs in Game 2 of the Upstate Eight Conference sweep by the Wildcats (13-7, 10-4). Don Ortegal and Nick Shields were the winning pitchers.

St. Francis 6, Hersey 5:

Jack Petrando went 2-for-4 with a double and RBI while Jack Ciombor had 2 RBI for the Spartans (9-7) in their nonconference victory. Jake Radel was the complete-game winning pitcher.

Downers North 8, Glenbard West 0:

Mike O'Malley pitched a 4-hitter with 5 strikeouts and no walks for the Trojans (14-3, 10-1) in their West Suburban Silver Conference victory. Conner Kopach and James Sheldon had 2 RBI apiece. Spencer Refer went 2-for-3 for Glenbard West (6-13, 4-10).

Hinsdale Central 17-1, York 1-2:

The Red Devils (11-5, 7-4) smacked 17 hits in their Game 1 West Suburban Silver victory. Chris Botsoe went 3-for-3 with a double, triple and 3 RBI. Jacob White also drove in 3 runs. Alec Hutcherson homered. Winning pitcher Bobby Skogsbergh allowed 5 hits. River Pitlock scattered 5 hits in the second game for York (9-11, 5-8), which received 2-hit performances from Seth Dvorak and Tyler Zunkel.

Hinsdale South 2-6, Morton 0-0:

Mike Rizzo and Matt Reschke pitched back-to-back shutouts, allowing a combined 7 hits as the Hornets (14-5, 9-5) swept in the West Suburban Gold. Rizzo went 3-for-4 in the opener while Reschke drove in 2 runs in Game 2 and Don Buonavolanto homered.

St. Edward 7, Wheaton Academy 3:

Jake Cousins, John McKenna and Peter Ferrill had 2 hits apiece for the Warriors (1-12, 0-9) in their Suburban Christian Conference loss. Ferrill had 2 RBI.

Order Reprint Print Article
Interested in reusing this article?
Custom reprints are a powerful and strategic way to share your article with customers, employees and prospects.
The YGS Group provides digital and printed reprint services for Daily Herald. Complete the form to the right and a reprint consultant will contact you to discuss how you can reuse this article.
Need more information about reprints? Visit our Reprints Section for more details.

Contact information ( * required )

Success - request sent close
Share this page
Comments ()
Guidelines: Keep it civil and on topic; no profanity, vulgarity, slurs or personal attacks. People who harass others or joke about tragedies will be blocked. If a comment violates these standards or our terms of service, click the X in the upper right corner of the comment box. To find our more, read our FAQ.