Oneonta 2, Briarcliff 0: For the second consecutive season, Briarcliff lost in the Class B state championship game. The Bears lost 2-0 to Section 4 champ Oneonta on Saturday at Conlon Field in Binghamton.
Paul Henshaw pitched a complete game, allowing eight hits and one walk while striking out two on 78 pitches (59 strikes). Colin Orr went 2 for 3.
Ben Moxley threw a four-hitter for Oneonta.
Lansing 5, Haldane 3: In its second contest of the day, the Blue Devils of Haldane were unable to overcome an early deficit as they lost the Class C state final to Lansing, 5-3. Lansing scored two runs in the first and three runs in the second, ending Haldane’s 21-inning shutout streak.
Starting pitcher John Rotando, making his first career start, lasted one and two-thirds innings while allowing five runs and walking five batters for Haldane. Ryan Shubert retired one Lansing batter to end the second inning. Ryan Koval pitched the rest of the game for Haldane, allowing no runs while retiring 12 straight batters.
Haldane finishes the season 20-4 and advanced to the state final after defeating Voorheesville 6-0 earlier today.