Berkshire Americans Go 3-0 on New York Swing

Print Story | Email Story
The Berkshire Americans 14-and-under travel baseball team went 3-0 over the weekend with a trio of wins in New York.
On Saturday, Noah DeBenedetto drove in the winning run with the score tied, 8-8, in the bottom of the seventh as the Americans beat the Twin Town Warriors 13-plus team, 9-8, in Ballston Spa.
Josh Worthington went 3-for-4 with a double and three RBIs in the win.
Mike Szabo was 2-for-4 with a double, and Collin Booth registered two hits and a pair of RBIs.
Lukas Rylander got the win on the mound with one inning of scoreless relief, striking out one and not allowing a base-runner.
Booth and Nick Gilman split the first six innings, combining to strike out nine.
The Americans played a double-header on Sunday in Troy.
In the opener, it was another nail-biter, but the Americans prevailed, 5-4, over the NE Hurricanes 14-year-olds.
Worthington threw an inning of scoreless relief in the seventh to shut down a two-run rally and get the save for starter Gilman, who struck out six in six innings of work.
DeBenedetto went 2-for-3 at the plate, and Worthington doubled in the victory.
The Americans wrapped up the weekend with an 8-4 win over the Frozen Ropes Outlaws.
Berkshire worked five third-inning walks in a four-run rally that opened up a 7-2 lead.
Booth drove in a pair of runs, and Jacob Howland stole two bases in the win.
Booth also went the distance on the mound, striking out five.
The Americans evened their season record at 9-9 with the perfect weekend.
0 Comments welcomes critical, respectful dialogue; please keep comments focused on the issues and not on personalities. Profanity, obscenity, racist language and harassment are not allowed. iBerkshires reserves the right to ban commenters or remove commenting on any article at any time. Concerns may be sent to

BART Announces Upcoming Enrollment Deadline

ADAMS, Mass. — Berkshire Arts and Technology (BART) Charter Public School is currently accepting applications for students in grades six through nine for the 2020-2021 school year, and grades six through ten for the 2021-2022 school year. 
The next enrollment deadline for the 2020-2021 school year will be Thursday, Oct. 29 at 12:00 p.m. The first enrollment deadline for the 2021-2022 school year will be in Jan. 2021; date TBA. 
More information on the school’s enrollment and lottery process can be found at Interested families should contact the school at 413-743-7311 ext 732 or 
Despite COVID-19 closures, teaching and learning continues at BART and enrollment is moving forward. Please reach out to the Enrollment Team with any questions.
View Full Story

More Adams Stories