Gerrit Cole struck out 12 in seven innings, but Johnny Cueto threw eight excellent innings and followed up by driving in the game-winning run as the Reds beat the Pirates 4-1 in the final game of the regular season.
CoGo's Feature Matchup: Washington 34, Mount Pleasant 15
The top two teams in the Interstate Conference squared off in Washington Friday night and the Little Prexies used a late-game surge to knock off the Vikings and gain the inside track to the conference title.
Gaby Sanchez homered, Vance Worley pitched into the seventh inning and the Pirates continued to chase the Cardinals for the NL Central title with a 3-1 in Cincinnati.
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Two undefeated Interstate Conference powers, the Mount Pleasant Vikings (4-0) and the Little Prexies of Wash High (4-0), meet Friday night in a game that will most likely decide the outcome of the conference.
Several of the most coveted recruits throughout the WPIAL have already made their college decisions, most notably Sterling Jenkins of Baldwin. Others, like Central Valley's Jordan Whitehead, are still being recruited.
Bill Cherpak misses the way it used to be. Back in the 80’s, when the current Thomas Jefferson High School coach was a player at Steel Valley, the recruiting process wasn’t publicized. It was low-key compared to the present.