Niagara Gazette — Mike Guerra’s base hit brought Ethan Dochestader home with the game-winning run, as the American Midtown All-Stars defeated the National Midtown All-Stars, 9-8, at the league’s Royal Avenue field.
Guerra finished the game with two hits and two RBI. Dochestader also had two hits.
Summer Destino homered for the Americans, while she and Monte Johnson added doubles. Haily Crawford and Carmelo Watson also chipped in with a pair of hits each. Johnson and Mike Remin combined to pitch a winning game.
For the Nationals, Syed Mujtata hit a home run and double, while Jerimiah Martin hit two doubles. Trevor Klinger added two hits and two RBI.
Midtown Little League Minors
Royals 13, Tigers 12
Layla Colon, Summer Destino and Matt Paonessa all hit home runs, Paonessa’s being a grand slam, as the Cam Tech Royals beat the Praxair Tigers, 13-12. Shaynia Smith had three hits and three RBI and contributed defensively with six putouts.
Mike Reminon homered for the Tigers, while D.J. Dolson added two hits and three RBI.
Royals 7, Dodgers 6
Lucas Miller had three hits including a double and two RBI as the Cam Tech Royals edged the Cristoforo Colombo Dodgers, 7-6. Andrea Graham, Ian McNaughton and Lela Joyce all had two hits, with Graham hitting a double and driving home two runs. McNaughton and Joyce had one RBI each.
On the mound, Matt Paonessa and Summer Destino combined for the win.
Katrina Stoner and Chris Stoner had two hits and two RBI each.
Hyde Park Babe Ruth Majors
Braves 26, Yankees 3
Josh Thibeault had three hits, including a home run, and scored five runs to lead the Porky’s Hot Dogs Braves to their big win over the Bucky’s Barber Shop Yankees. Cameron Reed also had three hits including a homer and added a double and triple. Ethan Schmal had four hits including a double, and Jake Thibeault added two hits including a double.