Cody Rowan pitched a complete-game, three-hitter as Pittston City advanced in the District 16 Major Baseball elimination bracket with a 9-5 win over Heights.
Angelo Lussi went 3-for-3 at the plate. Bobby Oliver added two hits and two RBI for the winner. John Peterson chipped in with a double. Evan Hahn and Eric Rychleski also had singles for Pittston.
Meghan Torbik, 11 from West Wyoming, took first place in the 10-12 age group at the Greater Wilkes-Barre YMCA’s Bernie Memorial 3-mile race held on July 4. She ran in a time of 21:20.
At the time, Torbik was a student at Wyoming Area Catholic School. Her cousin, Olinka Walsh, who was visiting from Ponte Verde, Flordia, came in sixth.
The Knights of Columbus defended their title, and finished off a storybook season, with a 3-2 win over The First Bank. The win gave the Knights a 17-0 mark in the Pittston Little League.
Marty Walsh belted a three-run home run in the second inning. Pitcher Mark Skutack struck out 15 batters and scattered just four hits.
Brian Richards had a home run for The First Bank, which finished the season 12-5.
At the annual Wyoming Area All-Sports Banquet, Paul Rushefski and Sandy Selenski came home with most of the hardware.
Both received the Sunday Dispatch Student-Athlete Award. Rushefski was given a special award by the West Pittston American Legion post 904.