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Twin Valley, Boyertown legion win state tournament openers

Published On: Jul 30 2013 11:10:49 PM EDT

Twin Valley and Boyertown recorded opening round wins in the state tournament on Tuesday.


The Twin Valley and Boyertown legion baseball teams picked up wins in their state tournament openers on Tuesday at Bear Stadium.

Twin Valley topped Greater Pittston, 3-1, in 10 innings. Gabe Witmer drove in a pair of runs in the extra frame which proved to be the difference for the Raiders.

Boyertown followed that up with an 11-0 rout of Latrobe. The Bears out-hit their opponent 16-2.


Dan Woodley allowed just 1 hit over 7 innings while striking out 10 for Boyertown.

Twin Valley will play Spring Grove on Wednesday at 4:00. Boyertown once again has the night cap, this time against Downingtown.