Local roundup: Montoursville Seniors combine for no-hitter

Dylan Fontenot and Nolan Ott combined on a no-hitter as Montoursville defeated Potter McKean, 4-0, at the Section 3 Senior Baseball Tournament on Wednesday. Fontenot had six strikeouts and Ott added five to throw seven no-hit innings. Fontenot added two hits and Mitchell Rothrock added three hits. Montoursville moves on to play Warrior Run at Danville today.

In Babe Ruth Baseball, West End edged Mifflin County, 2-1, in the first game of the 15-year-old state tournament in Drums. Larry VanStavoren pitched a complete game for West End, which scored single runs in the first and fourth innings.

Ethen Stryker drove in the game-winning run to allow West End to defeat Mifflin County, 2-1, in the 14-year-old state tournament. West End’s defense was a key by turning a double play and picking a runner off of third.

Senior Baseball

Sectional 3 Tournament

Montoursville 4,

Potter McKean 0

Montoursville 300 010 0- 4 6 0

Potter 000 000 0- 0 0 1

Dylan Fontenot, Nolan Ott (5th) and Nolan Ott, Bailey (4th). B. Brabham G. Babcock, G. Black, D. Kio and Buckholtz. W- Fontenot. L- Brabham.

Top Montoursville hitters: Mitchell Rothrock 3-4; Dylan Fontenot 2-3.

Next: Montoursville vs. Warrior Run at Danville, today, 5:30 p.m.

Babe Ruth Baseball

15-year-old State Tournament

West End 2, Mifflin County 1

Mifflin County 010 000 0 — 1 5 3

West End 100 100 X — 2 4 2

Ty Bodtorf and Isaac Maclay. VanStavoren and Michael Weber. WP – VanStavoren. LP – Bodtorf

Top West End Hitters: VanStavoren 1-2 BB,R Weber 1-3 RBI, Sal White 1-2 RBI Jesse Cornell 1-2, Patrick Swink R

Next Game: 5 tonight vs. Broomall/Newtown in Drums

14-year-old State Tournament

West End 2, Mifflin County 1

Mifflin County 100 000 00- 1 5 0

West End 000 001 01- 2 4 3

Peachey, Elliot (8th) and Wagner. Isaac Snyder, Tyler Mankey (5th), Tanner Esposito (8th) and Ryan Jolin. W- Esposito. L- Elliot.

Top Mifflin County hitters: Kanangey 2-4; King 1-2.

Top West End hitters: Cody Shimp 1-3 BB, R; Hunter Webb 1-1 2B, 3 BB; Tyler Mankey 1-3 R.

Record: West End (1-0). Next: West End vs. Broomall Newtown (Today at 5)