Moniteau Baseball Topples Johnsonburg, 7-2, Saturday

| March 31, 2019


BUTLER, Pa. (D9Sports) – Gage Neal and Mason Mershimer each drove in two runs as Moniteau used a six-run third inning to beat visiting Johnsonburg, 7-2, at Pullman Park in Butler.

(Photo of Hunter Fitzingo. Photo by Mike Schnelle)

Neal was 2-for-3 with a double and a run scored with Mershimer going 1-for-3.

Lee DeMatteis added a 2-for-3 game with a run scored for the Warriors.

Austin Green was 4-for-4 with a double and a run scored to pace Johnsonburg, while Zack Zameroski was 1-for-4 with a double, a run scored and an RBI.

Hunter Fitzingo, who added a double and a run scored on offense, got the win going five innings allowing two runs, both earned, on seven hits while striking out nine. Neal threw two scoreless innings of relief allowing a hit and a walk while striking out four.

Gabe Watts took the loss allowing five runs, all earned, on four hits and four walks while striking out four in 2 ⅓ innings of work.


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