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Exeter outlasts Fleetwood in 9-inning victory

Published On: Apr 23 2013 06:13:49 PM CDT

Exeter knocked off Fleetwood, 6-5, in 9 innings on Tuesday in a showdown of a couple of playoff contenders in Berks County.

EXETER TOWNSHIP, Pa. -

Exeter (4-1, 8-3) defeated Fleetwood (4-2, 6-7) in 9 innings on Tuesday, 6-5, in Reiffton.

Fleetwood struck with two quick runs in the first, but Exeter would respond with three runs over the next two innings.

The game went into extra innings tied at five. In the fifth, Exeter's Alex Dundore hit a walk-off single with the bases loaded to give the Eagles the win.

This game featured two teams that, as of now, are in the county tournament.

Exeter hosts Daniel Boone on Wednesday. Fleetwood heads home to take on Berks Catholic Wednesday as well.