SOMERS, N.Y.— Somers’ baseball team was finally able to get on the field but dropped its opener to visiting Yorktown, 8-6, on April 10.
The Tuskers fell into a 5-1 hole, but rallied to trim the deficit to 5-4. Yorktown scored three late runs, however, to pull out the win.
Eric Ferrara (double, two runs) and Marc Maestri (1 for 3, RBI) led Somers at the plate.
Mike Hirsch started on the hill and pitched 3.2 innings, allowing four earned runs.
The Tuskers hosted defending Class C state champion North Salem on April 12 and then host Mahopac today at 11 a.m.