Westchester Sports Recap0

BASEBALL (RECORD 26-11 REGION 8-4, CONFERENCE 8-4)

MONDAY APRIL 10 The Vikings gave up 7 runs in the bottom of the 2nd and went on to lose to Monroe College 12-1 at City Park in New Rochelle… TUESDAY APRIL 18 Felix Camacho, Jose Delacruz and Alonso Tenya combined for 9 of the Vikings 16 hits as Westchester beat Union at Union 10-4… THURSDAY APRIL 20 Scottie Giordano (Croton HS) threw a 5 inning no-hitter as the Vikings scored 8 runs in the top of the 5th to beat Rockland 13-0 in a game called by the mercy rule. Brian Corporan (Bronx) went 4 for 4 in the game played at Rockland’s field in Suffern… SATURDAY April 22 On Saturday, the Vikings continued their series with the Hawks in a double header at West Field. In game 1, RCC got on the board with a run in the first inning. Nick Cona (Walter Panas HS/Cortlandt Manor, NY) entered the game in relief to extinguish a bases loaded, no out situation. He would let in just the one run via an RBI groundout in the frame. From there he was solid, putting up an additional two scoreless innings, but 2 unearned runs in the 4th allowed RCC to extend the lead. The would pull away in the later innings to beat the Vikings 10-2. WCC was held to just 3 hits and scored runs via a sac fly and during a pick off attempt.

In game two it was all WCC as they jumped on the board early thanks to two runs in first on Steve Guzman‘s (JFK HS/Bronx, NY) RBI ground out and a Felix Camacho (St. Raymond’s HS/Bronx, NY) sacrifice fly. The Vikings kept the pressure on in the bottom of the second thanks to RBI singles by Giordano and Brian Coporan (HS for Environmental Studies/Bronx, NY).

The Vikings sealed the walk off win 13-3 in the bottom of the 5th when Corporan sent a solo shot over the right field wall to force the mercy rule. Scottie Giordano went 2 for 3 with 3 RBIs, while Corporan went 3 for 3 while driving in a pair. Guzman posted three RBIs in a 2 for 3 effort, while Sager and Alonso Tenya (Lima, Peru/Scarsdale) were both 2 for 2 with an RBI a piece. Luis Gomez (St. Raymond’s HS/Bronx, NY) got the start and scattered five hits over five innings of work, giving up 3 runs for the win…. SUNDAY APRIL 23 The Vikings scored two in the 8th and one in the 9th to beat Rockland 8-5 at Rockland. Luis Gomez (Bronx) got the win in relief to up his record to 6-1. The game was a make-up of Friday’s rainout.

Games This Week:

  • April 24 – Golf at Orange Tournament, 1:00pm, Wallkill Golf Club
  • April 26 – Baseball at Bergen, 3:30pm
  • April 27 & 28 – Baseball vs. Orange, 4:00pm
  • April 27 – Golf at Rockland Tournament, 1:00pm, Rotella Golf Club
  • April 29 – Baseball at Orange (DH), 12:00pm

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