NEW CASTLE —
Travis Brumbaugh and Reese Bender came up big to lift the Greyhounds to a District 10, Region 2-AA home win over the Hornets.
Brumbaugh (5-0) went the distance to earn the win. He gave up one hit and no earned runs with three walks and eight strikeouts.
Bender drove in the tying and winning runs in the bottom of the seventh for Wilmington (8-3, 9-3).
“Travis Brumbaugh was fantastic again,” Greyhounds coach Garett Malinak said. “It was a huge, clutch hit (by Bender).
“This was a great team win for us. The kids never quit and played hard the entire game.”
Derek Nichols and Josh Fleegle added two hits each.
The Greyhounds maintain a hold on sole possession of second place. The Hornets are 6-4, 7-4.