|DISTRICT 15 LITTLE LEAGUE (MAJORS): RTL ELIMINATES ATHENS WITH 1-0 WIN IN CONSOLATION BRACKET FINALS (2018-07-05)
Valley Sports Report
LIME HILL, Pa. — RTL scratched out an unearned run in the bottom of the fifth inning to forge a 1-0 win over Athens in the consolation bracket finals here Thursday night in District 15 Little League Majors Division baseball action.
C.J. Carr got the best of a classic pitcher’s duel, earning the win with a three-hitter in a complete-game six-inning effort. He fanned four and walked one.
Athens’ Nicholas Jacob was tagged with the tough-luck loss, scattering six hits over five innings, while striking out three and walking three.
Evan Sickler, Garrett Thetga, and Aidan Garcia each singled to account for Athens’ three hits.
Athens finishes in third place in the District.
IN PHOTO: The 2018 Athens Majors Division team.