Geneva baseball surrenders early lead; Falls to Bathany 3-2

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gc-baseball-3-13-106.gifBeaver Falls, PA- Geneva scored two early runs on RBIs by Jeremy Herzog (Freedom) and Aaron Witman (Shalom Christian Academy, PA) in the third but couldn′t push any more runs across and fell 3-2 to Bethany.

"We had our chances but left 12 men on base," said Geneva coach Alan Sumner.

Shane Wingard (Apollo-Ridge and Dan Jeffreys (Moon) each had a pair of hits as the Golden Tornadoes finished with 10 hits.

Geneva, now 9-21 and 5-9 in the Presidents′ Athletic Conference, returns to action Tuesday at Grove City.

Game 1

Bethany 3, Geneva 2

Bethany 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 - 3 8 1

Geneva 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 2 10 1

Winner: Bisi (6 inns.) 2 strikeouts, 0 walks. Loser: Jeff Parker (3 inns.) 1 strikeout, 0 walks. 2B: Garrett Swanson (G), Aaron Witman (G), Shane Wingard (G),Anthony Montaparte (G). Multiple hits: Dan Jeffreys (G), Wingard (G), Koegel (B).

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