Post 33 swept on Saturday
SHELBY, N.C. - Post 33 dropped two games in North Carolina on Saturday. First, it fell to Hickory, 4-3. In Game 2, Gaffney, S.C. topped Post 33, 13-2.
Paul Runkel too the loss in Game 1 after striking out none and walking two. Nicky Zorne came on in relief and closed the game from the fifth inning.
Post 33 out-hit Hickory, 8-6, as Anthony Zorne, Kai McClurg, John Linn, Pat Pizzoferrato, Niko Petrides, Dimitri Collaros, Bryan Pierro and Justin Corsi all had a single.
Petrides, Linn and Collaros each had an RBI.
Branden Jones recorded five outs in a start for Post 33 in Game 2. He recorded three strikeouts and walked a pair. Mark Rest recorded one out in relief and walked one. Then, Ryan Bernard pitched three innings and struck out two.
Post 33 struck out eight times in the loss to Gaffney.
Pierro, Linn, Petrides and Chris Murphy had singles for Post 33.
It will remain in North Carolina for a pair of games today. First, Post 33 will face Belton, S.C. at 2 p.m. then take on Shelby, N.C. at 7 p.m.
Hickory 4, Post 33 3
Post 33 003 000 0 3 8 1
Hickory 111 010 x 4 6 1
POST 33: Runkel (0K, 2BB), N. Zorne (5, 0K, 0BB) and McClurg. A. Zorne S; McClurg S; Linn S, RBI; Pizzoferrato S; Petrides S, RBI; Collaros S, RBI; Pierro S; Corsi S.
HICKORY: Rudisill (2K, 1BB), Fleming (4, 1K, 1BB), Burgess (7, 0K, 1BB) and Gant. Sadowski 2S; Chapman D, RBI.
Gaffney 13, Post 33 2
Gaffney 344 20 13 13 1
Post 100 10 2 4 3
GAFFNEY: Farris (7K, 2BB), Grant (1K, 0BB) and Morcengil. Morcengil S, 2D; Wilson S, 3RBI.
POST 33: Jones (2K, 3BB), Rest (2, 0K, 1BB), Bernard (3, 2K, 1BB) and Ferguson. Pierro S; Murphy S; Linn S; Petrides.
Brooke basketball camp
WELLSBURG - A boys basketball camp starts Monday at 9 a.m. and will last until 11:30 a.m. The camp lasts until Thursday of this week.
A second week will follow on June 23 to 26. It is open to all incoming freshman and upper classmen who intend to go out for basketball this coming school year.