Shaky defense cost Suffern an early trip home from the 32nd annual Morabito tournament at Herkimer Softball Complex after allowing 15 unearned runs in two games.
Kate Wood struck out eight while issuing just two unearned runs in an 11-7 loss to Sacred heart Academy of Buffalo. Wood also went 3 for 3 with two runs. Hayley Napier went 2 for 4 with two RBI. Hayley Fredericks went 2 for 3 with two runs.
Later in the day, Allie Wood struck out 10 while allowed just three earned runs in a 9-1 loss to Liverpool. Wood also doubled for the Mounties, who recorded just four hits. Hayley Fredericks, who went 2 for 3 with two runs against Sacred Heart Academy, scored Suffern’s only run against Liverpool.
Cicero North Syracuse won the 32nd Annual Morabito tournament.
Carmel and Suffern each finished with a record of 2-2. Clarkstown South went 1-3 in the tournament.
Sunday’s tournament scores (courtesy of Bill Shaw)
MORABITO TOURNAMENT CHAMPIONSHIP GAME:
CICERO NORTH-SYRACUSE 5, BROCKPORT 1
KALET LENART (CNS) – TOURNAMENT MVP
3RD PLACE GAME
ST. JOSEPSHS BY THE SEA 5, VALLEY CENTRAL 3
MORABITO TOURNAMENT CHAMPIONSHIP SEMI-FINAL ROUND
CICERO NORTH-SYRACUSE 2, VALLEY CENTRAL 0
BROCKPORT 3, ST. JOSEPHS BY THE SEA 2
NOTE: AFTERNOON PAIRINGS OUTSIDE OF CHAMPIONSHIP FINAL 4 WERE ADJUSTED TO AVOID TEAMS FROM THE SAME LEAGUE FROM HAVING TO FACE EACH OTHER
LIVERPOOL 7, CLARKSTOWN SOUTH 3
SACRED HEART ACADEMY 11, SUFFERN 7
CLARKSTOWN SOUTH 5, SACRED HEART ACADEMY 2
LIVERPOOL 9, SUFFERN 1
NEW HARTFORD 7, MSGR. PRESTON 5
CARMEL 1, MECHANICVILLE 0
FRANKLIN ACADEMY 5, MYNDERSE 4
COLONIE 10, WATERLOO 3
MECHANICVILLE 3, MYNDERSE 0
COLONIE 9, CARMEL 3
MSGR PRESTON 13 WATERLOO 7,
NEW HARTFORD 5, FRANKLIN ACADEMY 3