WPIAL Runner-Up Chartiers Valley Settles for PIAA Runner-Up
Schofield, Paul, Tribune-Review/Pittsburgh Tribune-Review
ALTOONA - A slow start proved costly to Chartiers Valley's attempt at winning a PIAA Class AAA baseball title.
The Colts (16-8), the WPIAL's runner-up, saw their seventh- inning rally come up short in a 3-2 loss to Abington Heights (20-3) on Friday at Blair County Ballpark.
Chartiers Valley, which trailed 3-0 going into the bottom of the seventh, scored two runs and had the tying run at third base with one out. But Abington Heights reliever Peter Doggett struck out Andy McIntyre and got Ken Terpack to ground out to end the game.
"We lost our approach early in the game," Chartiers Valley coach Jim Jaskowski said. "We lost what we normally do at the place. …
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Publication information: Article title: WPIAL Runner-Up Chartiers Valley Settles for PIAA Runner-Up. Contributors: Schofield, Paul - Author. Newspaper title: Tribune-Review/Pittsburgh Tribune-Review. Publication date: June 13, 2009. Page number: Not available. © 2009 Tribune-Review/Pittsburgh Tribune-Review. Provided by ProQuest LLC. All Rights Reserved.
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