SAYRE LITTLE LEAGUE (MINORS): WILLIAMS TOYOTA RALLIES TO TOP FIRST CITIZENS, 12-8 (2019-05-14)
Valley Sports Report
SAYRE — Williams Toyota rallied from a pair of early deficits to pull out a 12-8 four-inning win over First Citizens Community Bank here Saturday afternoon in Sayre Little League Minors Division baseball action.
Kevin Learn helped First Citizens to a 3-0 lead in the top of the first inning with a two-run inside-the-park home run, but Williams Toyota rallied with three runs in the home half to tie the game.
Jesse Porter had an RBI single as part of First Citizens’ five-run rally in the top of the second to take an 8-3 lead, but Williams Toyota trimmed the deficit to 8-5 with two runs in the bottom of the inning.
In the home half of the third inning, Ty Owen belted an RBI double, and Michael Sutryk stroked an RBI single in a four-run rally that gave Williams Toyota a 9-8 lead.
Isaac Roy capped the scoring in the fourth inning with a two-run inside-the-park home run to give Williams Toyota a 12-8 lead.
Owen doubled twice, scored one run, and drove in one run to lead Williams Toyota’s six-hit attack, while Roy homered, scored two runs, and had two RBI, Blake Zingeser singled and scored two runs, Sutryk singled, scored one run, and knocked in one run, and Charlie Salsman singled and scored one run.
Brooks Lathrop and Declan Barry each scored to runs in the win, and Carter Wright crossed the plate once.
Nolan Raupers singled twice and scored two runs to lead First Citizens’ five-hit attack, while Learn homered, scored one run, and drove in two runs, Cam Ross singled and scored two runs, and Porter singled and drove in one run. Jacob Gorsline, Allee Turner, and Jordan Vanderpool each scored one run.