It took both Legion teams until the bottom of the fifth to score, but that is all Athens needed. They scored two runs in the fifth and took the game with a final score of 2-0.
It was a pitcher's dual with Matt Collins, Athens and Ben Rubert recording a 2-hit shutout.
Canton's Lyle Landis was two for three.
Losing pitcher Clayton Tymeson going four innings with Travis Butcher completing the last two.
Troy Swept Canton American Legion baseball team in recent action.
In the first game, Troy's Kyle Schucker had two hits, including a triple with 2 RBIs. Brandon Mattocks had a double with two runs.
Chance Lantz doubled with a run scored while Dane Smith singled.
Clark Jackson was starting pitcher and went two innings giving up three runs and striking out two. Dane Smith came in to relieve him and got the win, striking out one in three innings
The Troy baseball team's season came to an end with a 2-0 loss to District III champion Camp Hill on June 3.
Troy was the runner-up in District IV, having lost 12-1 to Loyalsock on May 28.
Troy advanced to the District final with a 3-0 victory over Line Mountain on May 26.
Troy pitchers Kyle Schucker (who worked five innings) and Isaac Havens allowed a total of four hits. Havens fanned four batters in two innings.
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Teachers in the Troy Area School District celebrated the life and legacy of former teacher, principal, superintendent and friend Robert "Bob" Grantier by sporting jerseys. Teachers paid $5 to wear a jersey in honor of Bob who was a huge Green Bay Packer and Notre Dame University fan. The monies collected went to the Troy Foundation in his memory. Front - Craig Pequignot, Sarah Brown, Matt Harold, Becky Wrisley, Evelyn Cryan, Heidi Butler. Back - Jeremy Kulago, Joy Laue, Bob Woodward, Nate Williams, Ginger Lathrop, Christine Panek, Tammy Chimics, Melanie Corbett, Jeannie Estep.
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