Pennsylvania High School Baseball - East loses to Mercyhurst PrepMay 12, 2011: Erie, PA 16503
The Mercyhurst Prep Lakers crushed the host East Warriors baseball team by a count of 17-0 in Thursday's non-league bout.
The Lakers now possess a 11-1 record. They take the field next when they travel to Youngsville for a District 10 Region 5 bout on Saturday, May 14.
Next, the Warriors face the Central Tech Falcons (Erie, PA) in a District 10 Region 9 bout, on Tuesday, May 17. East will attempt to move on its 0-9 season record.
Evan Herdzik, Brandon Peebles and Emmitt Lehman had 2 hits each to lead the Lakers to a 11-1 record. The Lakers pounded out 12 hits in the game and cruised to the victory. Phl Cacchione earned the win by pitching 2 shutout innings while striking out 5 of the 7 batters he faced.