Game of the Day (April 29, 2019)


Greg Williams
Pennsylvania Director of Scouting

Marple Newtown 6, Upper Darby 0

Shane BenedictThe defending PIAA Class 5A state champs picked up win number 10 on the season behind a complete game effort from 2020 SS/RHP Shane Benedict. The junior went the distance on just 90 pitches while allowing three hits. The righty struck out five and walked three on the afternoon.

Richmond recruit Alden Mathes, ranked No. 47 in the PA Class of 2019, scored twice and tripled twice in his four plate appearances to lead the offense. 2020 catcher Erik Molinaro went 2-for-3 with an RBI and Jack Mulgrew hit his first varsity home run in support of Benedict.

Marple Newtown improved to 10-2-1 on the season while Upper Darby fell to 1-12 with the loss.

Coaches, have a player of the week, or top performer nomination? Simply send weekly detailed stats into our scouting staff by 8:00 pm on Sunday and look for our weekly top performers article, as well as, the Player of the Week each Monday.

In order to be included in the top performers article or considered for the Player of the Week a player must be nominated by his high school coach. All nominations should be sent to [email protected] by the Sunday deadline for consideration.

UPCOMING EVENTS

SHOWCASE STATE DATE LOCATION
2019 Western PA Top Prospect Games PA 06/11 Seton Hill University
2019 Eastern PA Top Prospect Games PA 06/18 Millersville University
Play for Team PBR 16U (PBR Limited Series) PA 06/29 Lebanon Valley College
2019 Eastern PA College Prospect Showcase PA 07/09 Millersville University
Play for Team PBR 17U (PBR Limited Series) PA 07/20 University of Scranton
2019 Western PA College Prospect Showcase PA 07/23 Historic Pullman Park (Butler, PA)
Junior Future Games NATIONAL 07/30 LakePoint
2019 PBR Future Games (Pennsylvania Invite Only) PA 07/31 Lakepoint Sporting Community
2019 Fall Kickoff Showcase PA 08/15 Millersville University
Play for Team PBR 17U (Fall Kickoff Showcase Tournament) PA 08/17 Millersville University


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