Post 658 outduels Blair

Youngsville Post 658 improved to 6-2 overall with a 3-2 win in a pitchers duel over Blair.

Cory Craig got stronger as the game went on, striking out six of his eight K’s in three 1-2-3 innings in the fifth, sixth and seventh for Youngsville, which hosts Corry Northwest Savings Bank on Friday.

Youngsville led 3-0 after two innings with an RBI single by Thomas Henry and two-run single by Jacob Marino.

Blair cut the lead to 3-2 on Cameron McIntosh’s RBI ground-rule double and an RBI hit by Derek Reagle in the top of the fourth. Craig shut Blair down from there.

Tanner Teconchuck allowed just the three runs over 5 1/2 innings for Blair, which plays Post 135 on Thursday at Old Legion Field.

Blair 000 200 0 – 2 3

Youngsville Post 658 030 000 x – 3 3

2b-Cameron McIntosh (B), Ryan Williams (Y). WP-Cory Craig. LP-Tanner Teconchuck.