Expos, Miners split in CVBL semis

LYON MOUNTAIN — Meron’s Expos and the Lyon Mountain Miners split the first two games of a Champlain Valley Baseball League semifinal series Sunday at Big Ball Diamond field.

EXPOS 5

MINERS 4

The Expos snagged game one as they held the Miners scoreless after the second inning.

Billy Davis earned the pitching win. He went seven innings, struck out seven and surrendered five hits and five walks.

Russell Gallo and Dalton Demarco registered multiple hits for the Expos, while Josh Juntunen had two singles and two RBIs for the Miners.

MINERS 13

EXPOS 3 (5)

The Miners plated six runs in the fourth inning to take a commanding 9-0 lead and never looked back.

Evan Keegan (2), Kris Chase (2) and Josh Juntunen (2) combined for six RBIs.

Brad Fleury was awarded the pitching win, while Billy Davis racked up two hits for the Expos.

Meron’s Expos 5,Lyon Mountain Miners 4

Expos 011 002 1 — 5 7 1

Miners 310 000 0 — 4 5 4

Davis and Bell. Juntunen and Kaiden Kowalowski. WP- Davis. LP- Juntunen. 2B- Demarco (E), Bordeau (E).

Lyon Mountain Miners 13,Meron’s Expos 3 (5)

Miners 021 64 — 13 9 4

Expos 000 12 — 3 8 4

Fleury and Keller Kowalowski. Gallo, Lauzon (5) and Bell. WP- Fleury. LP- Gallo. 2B- Bl. Gautreau (E), Br. Gautreau (E), Keegan (LM), Chase (LM).

PERU DODGERS 2

4TH WARD CARDINALS 0

4TH WARD CARDINALS 7

PERU DODGERS 4

PLATTSBURGH — Alex Lafountain made sure the Dodgers took game one.

Lafountain came up big with a two-run single in the sixth inning to help the Dodgers take game one.

AJ Gordon went the distance, allowed six hits and fanned seven.

The Cardinals’ Alex Follmer tallied multiple hits, including a double.

For game two, it was the Cardinals who rallied late, plating four runs in the seventh inning.

Follmer and CJ Worley each had two hits apiece to lead the way.

Marcus Lefebvre racked up four hits for the Dodgers.

Tom Neale received the pitching win.

Peru Dodgers 2,4th Ward Cardinals 0

Dodgers 000 002 0 — 2 5 1

Cardinals 000 000 0 — 0 6 1

Gordon and Welch. Rock and Worley. WP- Gordon. LP- Rock. 2B- Lefebvre (D), Castine (D), Follmer (C).

4th Ward Cardinals 7,Peru Dodgers 4

Cardinals 100 010 104 — 7 8 1

Dodgers 000 001 201 — 4 9 1

Whalen, Neale (6) and Chapman. King and Welch. WP- Neale. LP- King. 2B- Lefebvre (D), Peryea (C).