Elk-McKean Junior League All-Star Ethan Wells delivers a pitch against California at the World Series in Taylor, MI. Sunday. Wells pitched 5 1/3 innings for Elk-McKean without allowing a hit, surrendering one run on three walks.
Elk-McKean Junior League All-Star Aiden Zimmerman, left, dives safely back into first base during the game against California in the World Series in Taylor, MI. Sunday. Zimmerman went 3-for-3 at the plate and drew a walk in a 2-1 loss in nine innings.
DuBois’ Dan Bowman, back, scores as Sykesville catcher Austin Blauser blocks a late throw to the plate during eighth-inning action Thursday in Game 6 of the Fed League championship series. Bowman scored on a throwing error by Blauser on the play when Garrett Brown took off for second base. B…
DuBois starting pitcher Brandon Orsich (28) gets a big handshake from manager Jeff Gasbarre following his complete-game victory in Game 6 Thursday against Sykesville that clinched the Fed League title for the Rockets. Orsich was named the Finals MVP after recording two complete-game wins and…
DuBois manager Jeff Gasbarre shows off the Federation League championship trophy to his team following a 5-2, 8-inning victory in Game 6 Thursday against Sykesville that gave the Rockets their first crown since 2011.
DuBois’ Josh Sorbera puts down one of his two sacrifice bunts Thursday against Sykesville in Game 6 of the Federation League championship series. Sorbera, who also had a single and was hit by a pitch, scored the game-winning run with a sacrifice fly in the top of the eighth as the Rockets cl…
Elk-McKean Junior League All-Star Kaden Dennis, shown turning a double play against St. Marys in the first District 10 title game, notched the win in relief Wednesday in a 3-2 walk-off victory against Delaware in the East Regional championship game. Dennis recorded the final out in the top o…
Elk-McKean Junior League All-Star Aiden Zimmerman, shown pitching against DuBois in District 10 play, tossed the first 6 2/3 innings Wednesday against Delaware in the East Regional championship game but got a no-decision in a 3-2 walk-off victory.
Sykesville left fielder Brandon Sicheri makes a catch on a fly ball off the bat of DuBois' Nate Sabados during the second inning Wednesday. Sicheri also drew a pair of walks and scored two runs in the game.
DuBois' Thayne Morgan, right, is tagged out by Sykesville shortstop Adam Fox at second base during the second inning of their Federation League contest Wednesday at Showers Field. Morgan was attempting to steal second, but was thrown out by Sykesville catcher Austin Blauser and Fox applied the tag.
DuBois center fielder Garrett Brown makes a catch on a fly ball off the bat of Sykesville’s Jake Felix during the seventh inning Wednesday. At the plate, Brown went 1-for-3 with a run scored and one RBI.
DuBois relief pitcher Jake Sorbera delivers a pitch during the sixth inning against Sykesville Wednesday. Sorbera pitched 2 1/3 innings, allowing no runs on just one hit to pick up the win on the mound for DuBois.
Sykesville shortstop Adam Fox (8) tags out DuBois’ Thayne Morgan just as he snags a short-hop throw from right field during sixth-inning action Tuesday. Morgan tried to stretch a single into a double on the play but was gunned down by Garrett Prosper. Morgan was 3-for-3 with a double and RBI…
Sykesville right fielder Garrett Prosper holds on to the ball as he makes a sliding, snow cone catch for the final out Tuesday in an 8-5 victory against DuBois that evened the Federation League Championship Series at 2-2. Prosper also went 1-for-2 with a RBI at the plate.
Sykesville’s Ryan Walker rips a broken-bat RBI single to left field during a three-run bottom of the fourth Tuesday against DuBois in Game 4 of the Federation League Championship Series. The inning helped propel the Senators to an 8-5 victory that evened the series at 2-2.
Elk-McKean Junior League All-Star Camron Marciniak, right, makes a catch as teammate Luke Zimmerman (1) gets out of the way during the first District 10 title game against St. Marys. Zimmerman scored the game-winning run on an error in the bottom of the eighth inning Monday against New Jerse…
Elk-McKean Junior League All-Star Jefferson Freeburg, shown hitting against DuBois in District 10 play, was 2-for-3 Monday in a 6-5 eight-inning victory against New Jersey to reach the championship game at the East Regional Tournament. Freeburg had a bunt single in the bottom of the eighth t…
Elk-McKean Junior League All-Star Aiden Zimmerman, shown hitting against DuBois in District 10 play, was 4-for-5 with two doubles, a home run and three RBIs Sunday in a 19-11 victory against Maryland in a winners’ bracket game at the East Regional Tournament.
Elk-McKean Junior League All-Star Caden Smiley, shown putting down a bunt against DuBois in District 10 play, was 1-for-1 with a RBI and two runs scored Sunday in a 19-11 victory against Maryland in a winners’ bracket game at the East Regional Tournament.
DuBois courtesy runner Austin Amacher dives safely into second on a failed pickoff play by Sykesville catcher Dillon Harriger as shortstop Adam Fox fields a late throw from first baseman Jake Felix. Amacher later scored in the inning.
DuBois’ Garrett Brown tries to dive into home plate around Sykesville catcher Austin Blauser as Blauser fields a relay throw from the outfield during third-inning action Sunday. Blauser got back to the plate just in time to tag out Brown for the final out in the inning.
DuBois’ Brandon Orsich delivers a pitch Sunday against Sykesville during Game 3 of the Federation League Championship Series. Orsich tossed a four-hit shutout as the Rockets took a 2-1 series lead with a 4-0 victory.
DuBois shortstop Clayton Read (2) hustles over near the left-field foul line to catch a popup behind third baseman Zane Morgan (7) for the first out in the top of the seventh inning Thursday against Sykesville.
DuBois right fielder Thayne Morgan makes a leaping catch in front of the wall for the second out in the top of the second inning Thursday against Sykesville in Game 1 of the Federation League Championship Series.
DuBois’ Sean Zimmerman, right, scores just head of the tag attempt of Sykesville’s Austin Blauser on a sacrifice fly during second-inning action Thursday in Game 1 of the Federation League Championship Series.
Sykesville’s Jude Lander, center, is congratulated by teammates following his three-run home run in the top of the seventh inning Monday against Rossite in Game 7 of their Federation League semifinals series. Lander was 2-for-2 with the three RBIs in an 8-3 victory.
Sykesville’s Adam Fox glances over at some of the Rossiter faithful in attendance after being congratulated by manager Paul Roman following his two-run homer in the top of the second Monday. Fox went 2-for-3 with the homer in an 8-3 victory in Game 7.
Sykesville reliever Ryan Walker delivers a pitch Monday against Rossiter in Game 7 of their Federation League semifinal series. Walker tossed the final four innings, allowing one run on five hits to get the “W” in an 8-3 victory.
Sykesville’s Cory Manning just beats out a two-out, infield single that scored two runs as first base coach Dan Wascovich (33) watches the play unfold in the top of the fifth inning Monday against Rositer.
Sykesville’s Ryan Walker rips a RBI single just inside the third-base bag during the bottom of the third Sunday against Rossiter in Game 6 of their Federation League semifinal series. Walker was 2-for-3 with a RBI and pair of walks on the day.
Sykesville third baseman Jake Felix (13) slaps a tag on Rossiter’s Pete Meterko just before he gets to the third-base bag for the first out in the sixth inning Sunday. Meterko tried to go first-to-third on a single by was gunned down by left fielder Brandon Sicheri.
Sykesville’s Jude Lander hammers a RBI double down the left-field line in the bottom of the fifth inning Sunday against Rossiter. Lander slid in safely just ahead of the throw on the play but had to leave the game. He later returned to hit in the bottom of the eighth of a 9-8 loss to the Miners.
Rossiter’s Brandon Matthews, right, slides safely into second with a leadoff double in the bottom of the first inning Saturday as Sykesville’s Anthony Kness can’t hold on to the throw from the outfield. Matthews was 2-for-4 with the double and run scored and also picked up the win in relief …
Sykesville’s Jared Baummer slaps an infield single into the hole at shortstop during fourth-inning action Saturday against Rossiter. Baummer was 3-for-4 in a 4-3 loss to the Miners that extended the teams’ semifinals series to a Game 6, which will be played this evening.
Sykesville’s Brandon Sicheri, shown hitting during Game 3 Tuesday in Rossiter, was 2-for-4 with a stolen base and two runs scored Thursday in a 6-3 loss to the Miners in Game 4 of their Federation League semifinal series.
DuBois’ T.J. Gornati, shown pitching in Game 2 Sunday against Pulaski, went the distance and then some Thursday in Game 5 as the Rockets came away with a 3-2, 8-inning walk-off victory to take the teams’ semifinal series 4-1. Gornati allowed two earned runs (both in 1st inning) on seven hits…
DuBois’ Matt Zimmerman rips a bases-loaded single to left field in the bottom of the eighth inning Thursday against Pulaski that not only gave the Rockets a 3-2 walk-off win but also a 4-1 series victory.