CORNING, N.Y. (WETM) – The Corning Hawks left the best for last.
After last season was canceled due to the virus, and the New York State Championships were canceled this spring, Corning and Horseheads fought to the end in the Section IV Class AA Championship. The Hawks stopped a relentless Blue Raider onslaught in 7th, winning the 10-9 victory at Corning.
The victory marks the first consecutive Section IV titles in Corning history and gives the Hawks the next best thing after failing to defend their NYS Championship in 2019.
Horseheads scored five runs in the final frame before his comeback offer fell short. Erin Gill took the loss to Horseheads, while Corning’s Danielle Frink took the victory. Frink pitched six and two-thirds, while Peyton Sullivan won the defense.
Corning’s Kellie Zoerb hit a triple RBI in the first round, followed by Sophie Polzella’s home run in the second, giving the Hawks a command lead that continued to grow. Horseheads Molly Wolf followed the Blue Raiders with three hits in the night.
High School Softball
Corning 10, Horseheads 9 – Class AA Title
high school baseball
Horseheads 7, Elmira 1 – Class AA Semis
Susquehanna Valley 11, Waverly 9 – Class B Semis
Haverling 19, Williamson 2 – Sec 5 Class B Quarters
Lacrosse for high school boys
Elmira ND 11, Chenango Forks 7 – Class D Semis
Elmira Pioneers 5, Geneva 4
Mansfield 19, Hornell 0