YOUTH BASEBALL: OWEGO (BENSLEY) THUMPS M-E AT U-E 12U TOURNAMENT (2019-07-20)
Tioga County Sports Report
ENDICOTT — Owego (Bensley) scored six runs in the second inning and six more in the fourth to defeat M-E, 16-1, in four innings at the U-E 12U Tournament at Glendale Park here Saturday.
Brendan Schofield threw a one-hitter and Joe Palladino enjoyed a six-RBI day.
Palladino belted a bases-loaded triple in the top of the second, then scored on the throw. In the fourth, he drove in two runs with a single. He also had a run-scoring walk in the first and was 2-for-3 with three runs.
Schofield struck out five and walked six. M-E's run was unearned.
Owego supported Schofield's effort with 14 hits.
Matt Higgins and Evan English both went 3-for-3 with three runs, and Connor Kotski was 2-for-2 with two runs and an RBI.
Nick Brown was 1-for-1 with two runs; Zack Bensley went 1-for-2 with a run and RBI; Mason Grippen and Elijah Lewis both went 1-for-2 with two RBI; Jake Bensley and Schofield scored one run each; and Kam Wicklund had an RBI.
Owego plays U-E Monday at Logan Field at 7:30 p.m.
PHOTOS BY TIM TAYLOR