Holley, Lyndonville score G-R wins

By Mike Wertman, Sports Writer Posted 10 April 2014 at 12:00 am

Photo by Cheryl Wertman – Holley first baseman Lucas Silvis gets set to put the tag on Attica’s Caleb Santoro during early inning action of the host Hawks victory over the Blue Devils this afternoon.

Holley and Lyndonville both scored home field victories this afternoon in Genesee Region League baseball action.

Holley downed Attica 10-2 and Lyndonville blanked Oakfield-Alabama 10-0.

Run producing singles by Joey DeFelice and Josh Porter highlighted a three run first inning which put Holley on top to stay.

DeFelice, Porter and John Bower each had two hits on the day for the Hawks.

Holley later put a lock on the victory by scoring three times in the sixth inning as DeFelice and Poter again both banged out RBI singles.

Porter, who pitched the first four and one-third innings, and DeFelice, who hurled the final two and two thirds, combined for 11 strikeouts.

Justin Edwards picked up the win on the mound for Lyndonville allowing only one hit with six strikeous over six innings.

AJ Buckland had three hits, including a double and three RBIs, and Brandon Schoolcraft two hits, including a triple and 2 RBIs, to lead Lyndonvile at the plate.

Schoolcraft had a two-run single in the first inning to get Lyndonville going.

The Tigers later broke the contest wide open with a big eight run fourth inning ignited by a triple by Schoolcraft and highlighted by a three-run double by Buckland and an RBI single by Michael Wells.

Lyndonvile next hosts Webster Christian in a non league game at 4:30 p.m. Friday.

Batavia 5, Medina 2
Able to manage only two hits, Medina dropped a 5-2 decision to Batavia in a non league game at Dwyer Stadium.

Josh Scroger, who also pitched the first four innings, and Justin Morgan each had a single to account for Medina’s hits.

Batavia scored three quick runs in the first inning and added two more in the third.

Medina next hosts Newfane in a Niagara-Orleans League game at 4:45 p.m. Friday.

Barker 13, Wilson 4
Barker opened N-O action with a 13-4 victory at Wilson as Brad Wilson scattered four hits and struck out 12 on the mound for the Raiders.

Jake Meister had three hits and Wilson and Jake Demarais two each to lead Barker at the plate. Demarais’ hits included a big three-run double which highlighted a six run seventh inning that broke the contest open.