Pennsylvania High School Baseball - Hershey nudged by Bishop McDevittMarch 26, 2019: Hershey, PA 17033
The Bishop McDevitt Crusaders baseball team scored 11 runs and limited the host Hershey Trojans to 10 in the Crusaders league victory on Tuesday.
The Crusaders (1-0) will now prepare for their match against Mechanicsburg (Mechanicsburg, PA). The Wildcats go into the Mid-Penn - Keystone match with a 1-0 record. In their last match, Mechanicsburg edged Shippensburg (Shippensburg, PA), 4-3, in a non-league match.
The Trojans (0-1) will now prepare for their match against Susquehanna Township (Harrisburg, PA). The Indians go into the Mid-Penn - Keystone match with a 0-1 record. In their last match, Susquehanna Township was edged by Palmyra (Palmyra, PA), 1-0, in a league match.
Bishop McDevitt came out swinging in their opener. In the 2nd inning they scored 3 runs on 4 hits. They kept the pressure on in the 3rd inning with 4 runs on 4 hits with Sawyer Morgan hitting his 1st HR of the season (a 3 run bomb to RF). In the 6th inning they scored 4 runs on 2 hits and were helped out by 3 Hershey errors. In the bottom of the 6th however the bullpen struggled and allowed 9 runs to make the score 11-10. Josh Dougher came on and got the save for McD by recording the final outs of the game.