WAYNE, Pa.- Bucks ran off with the lead late in the game in a 6-5 victory over Valley Forge Military College on Saturday. The game was tied at five with the Centurions batting in the top of the seventh when Dan Tolentino induced Kenneth Brough (Bensalem, PA/Lincoln) to hit into a fielder's choice, but one run scored.
Bucks got things moving in the first inning, when Edmund Parry (Levittown, PA/Neshaminy) singled on a 1-2 count, scoring two runs.
The Trojans knotted the game up at five in the bottom of the fifth inning.
Danial McNamee (Southampton, PA/William Tennent) got the start for Bucks. He lasted six innings, allowing five hits and five runs while striking out four and walking none.
In the second game of the doubleheader Bucks scored 12 runs in the third on its way to a 17-2 victory over Valley Forge Military College. William Uphoff (Bensalem, PA/Bensalem), Noah Ruiz (Warminster, PA/Upper Dublin), Shawn Puskar (Bensalem, PA/Bensalem), Justin Ward (Levittown, PA/Pennsbury), Evan Matthews (Langhorne, PA/Neshaminy), and Edmund Parry (Levittown, PA/Neshaminy) each had RBIs in the third inning tallying 12 runs.
The Centurions big bats in the inning were led by home runs by Parry and Brendan Jordan (Langhorne, PA/Neshaminy), doubles by Uphoff and Matthews, a walk by Puskar, a single by Ruiz, and by Ward.
Stephen Brady (Doylestown, PA/Central Bucks West) led things off on the hill for Bucks. He allowed three hits and two runs over four innings, striking out five.
The Centurions launched two home runs on the day. Jordan had a homer in the third inning. Parry had a four bagger in the third inning.
Bucks racked up ten hits. Matthews, Jordan, and Ruiz each collected multiple hits. The Centurions were sure-handed in the field and didn't commit a single error.
Valley Forge drops to 0-3 overall.
Bucks improves to 2-0 in the conference, 2-6 in the region and 4-14 overall.
Up next the Centurions host Patrick Henry College in a doubleheader at 1:00 pm on Sunday, March 31st.
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