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TACO opens with win in playoffs of VFW Teener League 15 and 16 year-old division

TACO is playing in the best of three semifinals against Ritchey Well Drilling of Hollidaysburg in the 15 and 16-year-old division of the VFW Teener League.
Game one Tuesday night saw a tremendous game that TACO won in eight innings 4-3, behind the strong pitching from Eric Loose and Eric Desch.
Sid Amerini from Ritchey Well Drilling matched their performance.
Eric Loose was also the hitting star as he led the team with three hits and three RBI’s. Johnny Shaffer also had a hit with an RBI. Doug Rudy, Eric Desch, Chris Decker, and Evan Brush could only generate hits from this tough match up.
Game two of the best of three is Friday night in Hollidaysburg, with game three, if necessary on Saturday evening at 7:30 p.m. at Ferner Field.
If TACO can get through the semifinals it looks like it will be the showdown that everyone has been anticipating. TACO/Tyrone entry vs. Ketrow Insurance, the Altoona entry that would start next week. Go TACO!