Dubois, PA - The Penn State Fayette baseball team saw its five-game winning streak come to an end Saturday as it was swept by Penn State DuBois in a double header.
In the opener, Fayette (7-13, 3-5) was shut out, 7-0.
DuBois put five runs on the board in the first before adding two more in the second.
Austin Clark (Rices Landing, PA/Jefferson Morgan) looked best for Fayette as he recorded two of its five hits.
In the second game, Fayette lost 12-2 in six innings.
In the top of the first, Fayette took a 1-0 lead.
TJ Lux (West Newton, PA/Yough HS) singled to lead off the game and advanced to second on a ground out.
Two batters later, Clark singled in Lux.
The lead, however, did not last.
DuBois one-upped its first inning performance from the first game as it scored six runs in the first.
The hosts added a run in both the third and fifth innings to take an 8-1 lead into the sixth.
Noah Hanson (New Kensington, PA/Kiski HS) homered for Fayette to make the score 8-2 going into the bottom of the sixth, but DuBois scored four runs to end the game.
Jaryn Addis (Grindstone, PA/Brownsville HS) looked best in the second game for Fayette with a pair of singles.
The teams have a quick turnaround as they face off Sunday at Fayette.
For more information on the baseball team, to go https://www.psfathletics.com/sports/bsb/index.
Written by Bill Hughes