** This article first appeared on All Things Valley League **
By John Leonard
Just one game was on the slate for today, so the writeup will be significantly smaller than usual. But don’t fret- All-Star game selections will be made Monday mid-day, so I hope to have an announcement Monday afternoon!
Charlottesville 7, Waynesboro 4
Hitter of the Day
Waynesboro’s Zach Levenson has continued his torrid hitting since arriving in the Valley from Seminole State- yesterday, he went 4-5, with a run, three RBIs, a double, and home run to raise his season averages up to .413/.460/.826. He’s hit in seven straight games, and has five doubles, a triple, four home runs, and 11 RBIs in only 11 games.
Others of Note
Max Weller, Waynesboro: 2-3, HBP
Gehrig Ebel, Charlottesville: 0-2, 2 runs, 2 walks, HBP, stolen base
Logan Amiss, Charlottesville: 3-4, run, 2 RBIs, 2 doubles, stolen base
Wyatt Langford, Charlottesville: 2-4, 2 RBIs, 2 stolen bases
Garrett Spikes, Charlottesville: 1-3, run, 2 RBIs, home run
Pitcher of the Day
Charlottesville’s Christian Worley gets the nod today after throwing five solid innings yesterday. He allowed seven hits, two runs, one walk, and struck out nine to earn the win. For the season so far, the righthander from Virginia Tech is 1-0, 1.80, with only 17 baserunners and 25 strikeouts in 20 innings pitched.
Other of Note
Noah Overton, Charlottesville: Four innings, four hits, one run, one walk, two K’s, save
Front Royal at Winchester 7 PM
Strasburg at Woodstock 7 PM
Staunton at Waynesboro 7 PM
Charlottesville at Harrisonburg 7:30 PM
Purcellville at New Market 7:30 PM