Local roundup: Quick start leads Neumann over Muncy

St. John Neumann defeated Muncy in high school baseball, 13-3, in six innings.

The Golden Knights jumped out to a 10-0 lead after two innings. Malaki Parlante led Neumann with two doubles and Josiah Reed and Solomon Grant each hit two singles.

Muncy was led by Coleman Good, who went 4 for 4 with a double.

• In boys tennis, Milton won at Nos. 1 and 2 singles to help defeat Williamsport, 3-2, Monday. Eric Council needed two tie-break sets to defeat Amani Tran at No. 1 singles, winning, 7-6 (7-2), 7-6 (7-2).

Williamsport’s Kyle Shuler won at No. 3 singles, 6-1, 6-2, against Camden Scoggins.

Muncy lost to Wellsboro, 6-1. Kaleb Meyer lost at No. 3 singles, 6-3, 4-6, 6-3 to Zach Singer and James Yordy lost at No. 4 singles, 6-4, 4-6, 6-3 to Takami Nasu.

• In men’s lacrosse, for a school-record tying seventh time, Lycoming College senior goalkeeper Michael Tenant has earned the MAC Commonwealth Defensive Player of the Week award.

HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL

St. John Neumann 13, Muncy 3

(6 INNINGS)

Neumann 461 002 — 13 8 0

Muncy 001 101 — 3 7 5

Solomon Grant, Kyle Ferguson (4), Grant (6) and Naaman Amos. W — Grant. L — Steele.

Coty Steele, Josh Kustanbauter (2), Alex Maiorana (2), Donovan Diehl (5) and Tanner Gold.

Top St. John Neumann hitters: Grant 2-4; Malaki Parlante 2-3, 2 2B; Josiah Reid 2-4. Top Muncy hitters: Coleman Good 4-4, 2B; Steele 1-2, 2 BB.

Record: Muncy (1-3). Next: Bucktail at Neumann (Wed.)

BOYS TENNIS

Milton 3, Williamsport 2

SINGLES

1. Eric Council (M) def. Amani Tran, 7-6 (7-2), 7-6 (7-2); 2. Kyle Wagner (M) def. Liam Ferry, 6-0, 6-1; 3. Kyle Shuler (W) def. Camden Scoggins, 6-1, 6-2.

DOUBLES

1. Caleb Kight/Simon Wallace (W) def. Eli Yoder/Jared Gagnon, 7-6 (10-8), 6-3; 2. Tony Ayala/Josh Kern (M) def. Jesse Kight/Abheet Sarker, 6-1, 6-4.

Records: Williamsport (7-1), Milton (7-2). Next match: Jersey Shore at Williamsport, Wednesday, 4 p.m.

Wellsboro 6, Muncy 1

SINGLES

1. Nate Redell (W) def. Trey McCollum, 6-1, 6-0; 2. Ethan Ryan (W) def. Ernie Coppes, 6-0, 6-1; 3. Zach Singer (W) def. Kaleb Meyer, 6-3, 4-6, 6-3; 4. Takami Nasu (W) def. James Yordy, 6-4, 4-6, 6-3; 5. Justin Wilcox (W) def. Conner McLean, 7-6 (7-4), 6-2.

DOUBLES

1. Will Poirier/Luke Leach (W) def. Mateo Meza/Josiah Meza, 6-2, 6-0; 2. Peter Varvel/Marshall Rothrock (M) def. Dustin Benedict/Joe Doty, 7-6 (7-4).

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