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Somers Falls to Yorktown in Opener

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Nick Ruggiero pitches. Credits: Deena Bell
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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.

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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.

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