McDowell Holds on to Early Lead in Win Over Warren

Warren's Brady Berdine. FIle photo by Andy Close.

ERIE – McDowell’s pitching limited Warren to just three hits and the Trojans’ offense did just enough to come away with a 3-1 win over the Dragons.

Izaak Ogrodowczyk allowed one earned run on three hits with a walk and five strikeouts in 5 ⅓ innings to get the win. Spencer Deitz didn’t allow a runner and struck out five in 1 ⅔ scoreless relief innings.

Jacob Hower drove in a pair, while Connor Cross had a pair of hits in the win.

For Warren, JT Blum had two of the Dragons’ three hits, including a double, and the lone RBI.

Brady Berdine took the loss allowing three runs, one earned, on three hits with four walks and five strikeouts in four innings. Aidan Zdarko gave up one hit and issued a walk while striking out two in two innings.