Greece Post outslugs Irondequoit Post, 8-6, behind three home runs

Greece Post outslugs Irondequoit Post, 8-6, behind three home runs

By BILLY HEYEN EAST IRONDEQUOIT, N.Y. — Greece Post head coach Dan Ford predicted to his assistant before Monday’s game that they’d hit three home runs. There was a bit of friendly wind in the air during Greece’s pregame warmup. He didn’t predict, though, that two of Greece’s first three hitters would homer. That’s what […]

Previewing American Legion District 7 playoffs

Previewing American Legion District 7 playoffs

By BILLY HEYEN American Legion District 7 playoffs commence Sunday. There will be four teams playing for one spot in the state tournament. The games begin with best-of-three, semifinal series. Then the championship series to send one team to states is best-of-three, as well. The postseason gets underway with two doubleheaders at Eastridge High School […]

American Legion District 7 league leaders

American Legion District 7 league leaders

By BILLY HEYEN After Wednesday’s tiebreaker game between Greece Post and Brooks Shepard, the American Legion District 7 regular season is officially in the books. The playoffs begin on Sunday, but first, let’s take a look at the league leaders from the regular season.   HITTING   BATTING AVERAGE (Min. 40 plate appearances)   Zach […]

Legion Roundup: Greece, Brooks Shepard battle for playoff berth

Christopher Williams and Santino Rosso combined to shut out Irondequoit, holding them to four hits. Williams threw five innings, allowing three hits and one strikeout. Rosso tossed the final two innings, giving up one hit while fanning three. Dale Turner went 2-for-3 with two runs scored for James Cooke. AJ Gartland pitched two-and-two-thirds scoreless innings for Irondequoit, surrendering one hit and two walks with one strikeout…