|SteepleCats Edged at Upper Valley|
|09:47PM / Wednesday, July 10, 2019|
WHITE RIVER JUNCTION, Vt. -- The Upper Valley Nighthawks scored four times in the fifth inning en route to an 8-7 win over the North Adams SteepleCats on Wednesday night.
Joseph Porricelli went 3-for-4 with a triple, and Scot Knotts was 2-for-3 with a double a home run and a pair of RBIs for North Adams.
Matt Koperniak went 2-for-4, scored twice and drove in a run for the Cats.
The SteepleCats used four pitchers. Reliever Joe Guerette was tagged with the loss after allowing three runs -- one earned -- in 2-1/3 innings of work.
North Adams (16-8) is back on the road on Thursday, traveling to New Hampshire to face Winnipesauke.