Derek Koch allowed six hits and struck out three in a complete game to lead the Pine Plains baseball team in a 6-1 win over host Spackenkill High School as the Bombers captured their first Mid-Hudson Athletic League Division 4 title since 2010.
Aidan Ryan was 3 for 4 with three RBI for Pine Plains. Matt Funk, Kenny Wheeler and Ethan Generrelli each had an RBI, and Johnny Tuccillo scored twice.
Spackenkill’s Connor Lee drove in a run.
The Bombers face Spackenkill in the MHAL tournament semifinals on Tuesday at Cantine Field in Saugerties.
Roosevelt 9, Washingtonville 6 — Brandon Kearns executed a suicide squeeze to score Dan DiCarlo and give host Roosevelt the lead as the Presidents rallied from four runs down to win.
Sam Capogna followed with a bases-clearing triple. Brian Scheiner had three hits, scored twice and stole five bases. Brandon Greenspan went 3 for 4 with two doubles, two RBI and a run. Ethan Klein’s sacrifice fly had tied it at 6 in the fifth inning.
Matteo Finocchi pitched the sixth inning and earned the win. Michael Santoro closed the game in the seventh.
“It was a big win,” Presidents coach Kory VanZandt said. “We got a nice rally and got the momentum going. We played everybody today. It was a good all-around team effort.”
Roosevelt (11-6) plays New Paltz at Cantine Field on Tuesday in the MHAL semifinals.
Roy C. Ketcham 14, Beacon 1 — Brian Santiago celebrated his 18th birthday by pitching five innings and allowing one hit in the championship game of Roy C. Ketcham’s Ricky Lombardo Memorial Tournament at Dutchess Stadium.
Santiago struck out five batters.
Tied 1-1 in the fifth, Jon Cepeda cracked a bases-clearing double down the left field line. Stephen Merrill crushed a two-run home run later in the frame, as the Indians scored 13 runs in the fifth.
Greg Blum pitched a one-hitter with seven strikeouts to lead the Indians to a 1-0 win over Rye in the tournament’s the first round, which took place earlier in the day at Ketcham.
Merrill delivered an RBI single in the fifth inning.
The tournament is named after Lombardo, who graduated from Ketcham in 1997 and played third base on the school’s baseball team. He lost his life in an accident in June 2004 while he worked for Con Edison.
“It’s a very meaningful day for our program,” Ketcham coach Pat Mealy said. “We pitched well, we played great defense all day and put it all together. What we did was a credit to what the Lombardo family is all about.”
Ketcham (18-1) hosts North Salem at 4:30 p.m. on Tuesday in its regular season finale.
Beacon 7, Clarkstown South 4 — Brendon Malouf allowed one earned run and struck out six in a complete game to lead Beacon (8-9) in the first round of the Ricky Lombardo Tournament at Ketcham High School.
Alex Callaway was 2 for 3 with two RBI, and Justin Warner cracked a two-run single in the fourth inning. Keyshawn Espinal had an RBI double.
Millbrook 8, Dover 2 — Ethan Martell was 2 for 3 with two doubles, an RBI and a run to lead host Millbrook in the James J. Kost Memorial Tournament.
Jacob Wright went 2 for 4 with two RBI and a run for the Blazers (4-8). Chris Maresca was 2 for 4 with a run and Jeremy Ruiz went 1 for 1 with two talks, two stolen bases and two runs.
Brandon Zimmer struck out three in four scoreless innings to earn the win and Ruiz allowed a run in two innings of relief.
Millbrook visits Marlboro at 4:15 p.m. Monday.
Marlboro 5, Franklin D. Roosevelt 2 — John Mooradian tripled to bring home the deciding run in the top of the seventh for the visiting Iron Dukes.
Teammate Cole Nicolis doubled and had an RBI and Xavier Oliver and Jack Rusk each had an RBI. Rusk and Nick Mongelli combined to throw a five-hitter.
Dan Rivera and Brandon Lahey each knocked in runs for the Presidents.
Our Lady of Lourdes splits doubleheader — The Warriors picked up a 3-1 win over Saunders at Dutchess Community College before taking a 3-2 loss to Putnam Valley at Stitzel Field.
Curt Jorgensen was 2 for 3 with two singles against Saunders. Joe Signa finished 2 for 2 with two RBI and three stolen bases.
Vincent Savino pitched a complete game and struck out eight. He allowed an unearned run.
Against Putnam Valley, Jorgensen went 2 for 3 with an RBI and a steal. John Arceri was 2 for 2 with an RBI.
Lourdes (10-7) plays Beacon at Dutchess Community College at 3:45 p.m. Monday.
Mamaroneck 5, Arlington 2 — Simon Alvarez was 1 for 2 with a homer and two RBI in the loss for host Arlington.
Matt Chipkin went 1 for 3 with a run for the Admirals (14-6).
Arlington advances to the Section 1 Class AA playoffs and awaits an opponent to be determined on Thursday.