Comets Advance To D2 Class 5A District Baseball Championship

Crestwood advanced into the District 2 Class 5A Championships with a hard fought 4-3 win over Wyoming Valley West on May 24. Crestwood was scheduled to play Wallenpaupack for the Class 5A title on Sunday, May 28 at PNC Field.

Colin Macko scored the winning run in the bottom of the eighth inning when he beat the throw on a sacrifice fly by Stephen Wegener.

Macko had two hits for the Comets while Brett Caladie, Justin Darden and Brandon Brozena and Taleroski.

Matt Trimmer was the winning pitcher.

Crestwood defeated North Pocono, 4-2, in the quarterfinals. +++++

The Crestwood girls lost to Berwick, 7-5, in the quarterfinals of the District 2 Class 4A softball tournament on May 23.

The Lady Comets knotted the score at 3-3 in the third when Sydney Sobolewski smacked a three-run homer but errors and runners left on base kept Crestwood from a victory.

For Crestwood, Kayla Kulp had three hits, while Sarah Macko, Morghan Murphy, and Sobolewski each had a hit. Abby

Waite took the loss on the mound for the Lady Comets.