Athletics sweep Mohawks

AMSTERDAM — The Albany Athletics and Amsterdam Mohawks clashed Thursday night at Rao Family Stadium at Shuttleworth Park.

Both teams came into the contest with 2-0 records and the Athletics completed a doubleheader sweep, winning the opener 5-3 and taking the nightcap 12-6.

Brian Hart had a triple in the first game and an RBI single in the second for Amsterdam, whole Nick Marola had an RBI double and Dan Moshier delivered a two run single.

Fonda-Fultonville graduate Dan Parslow got the Mohawks on the board early in the second game with a two-run first-inning single.

Amsterdam (2-2) will take to diamond again Saturday night with a doubleheader against the Glens Falls Independents (0-4) at East Field in Glens Falls. First pitch is set for 5:30 p.m.

The Athletics (4-0) returns to Shuttleworth Park at 5 p.m. Saturday to play the Albany Dutch (2-2).


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