Canfield tops Mooney in District battle of Cardinals

Canfield topped Cardinal Mooney 4-3 in the Division II District Semifinals.

STRUTHERS, Ohio (WKBN) - Canfield plated three runs in the bottom of the fifth inning to secure a 4-3 win over Cardinal Mooney in the Division II District Semifinals Monday at Cene Park in Struthers.

Cardinal Mooney took a 2-1 lead in the top of the fifth inning when Johnnie Mikos drove in Brandon Mikos.

But Canfield answered right back when Spencer Wooley tied the game with an RBI single. Wooley finished with two hits on the night.

Ian McGraw followed with a 2-run double to give Canfield the lead for good. 

Dom Pilolli finished with two hits for Canfield, including a triple and an RBI. 

Jack Rafoth picked up the win for Canfield, tossing five innings. Anthony Longo pitched two innings to record the save. 

Cardinal Mooney's Anthony Potesta had three hits, while Jake Fonderlin had an RBI double. 

Cardinal Mooney's tournament run comes to an end with a record of 16-5. 

Canfield improves to 18-7 overall. The Cardinals advance to face Niles in the Division II District Finals Wednesday at 6:30 PM at Cene Park.

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