CAMBRIDGE — Matthew Boes hit a pair of solo home runs and Levi Gazarek and Anthony Wolford pitched a combined two-hitter as Findlay beat Coshocton 5-1 on Sunday in the 27th annual Don Coss American Legion Tournament in Cambridge.

Sunday morning’s win advanced Findlay to the semifinals, but for the second time in the tournament Post 3 suffered a 7-5 loss to St. Clairsville.

Findlay went 1-4 in the tournament, dropping a 4-0 decision to Parkersburg, W.Va. in Friday’s opener before an 8-3 loss to Coshocton on Saturday.

In Sunday’s win over Coshocton, Boes doubled in a run in the first inning and hit one-out solo shots — his ninth and tenth home runs of the season –in the fifth and seventh. Gazarek (3-1) allowed two hits, one earned run and struck out nine in 61/3 innings, before Wolford finished up.

St. Clairsville, which used three-run rallies in the sixth and seventh innings to beat Findlay on Friday, used a three-run sixth inning to score an identical 7-5 win over Post 3 on Sunday. Angel Garcia’s three-run fifth-inning home run had given Findlay a 5-4 lead, but St. Clairsville made the most of 12 walks to get the win.

Garcia collected seven hits and Boes had six over the five-game tournament. Findlay fell to 17-9 overall heading into the final week of regular-season play. Post 3 will be at Ottawa on Wednesday and travels to Piqua for a doubleheader on Saturday. Findlay will host Pemberville at 1 p.m. Sunday in a doubleheader, then prepare for district tournament play beginning July 17.

PARKERSBURG 4, FINDLAY 0

Findlay 000 000 0 — 0 7 4

Parkersburg 040 000 x — 4 6 1

WP — Burner. LP — Wilkinson (4-3). top hitters: (Fin) Warren 2-1B. (Par) Swain 2-1B.

ST. CLAIRSVILLE 7, FINDLAY 5

St. Clairsville 001 003 3 — 7 8 0

Findlay 200 010 2 — 5 9 1

WP — Gregorcic. LP — Garcia (0-1). top hitters: (St.C) Ramsey HR, 1B, RBI; Probst 2-1B, RBI; Storer 1B, 2B, RBI. (Fin) Warren 2B, 1B; Gazarek 1B, 2B, RBI; Garcia 1B, 2 RBI.

COSHOCTON 8, findlay 3

Coshocton 010 103 3 — 8 12 1

Findlay 000 003 0 — 3 5 0

WP — Williamson. LP — Whitticar (3-1). top hitters: (Cos) Ryan 2-1B, 2-2B, 4 RBI; Hershberger 3-1B. (Fin) Boes 2B; Garcia 1B, 2B, RBI.

FINDLAy 5, COSHOCTON 1

Findlay 111 010 1 — 5 9 2

Coshocton 000 010 0 — 1 2 0

WP — Gazarek (3-1). LP — Mason. top hitters: (Fin) Boes 2-HR, 2B, 3 RBI; Gazarek 2B; Garcia 2B. (Cos) Williamson 1B; Fauver 1B.

ST. CLAIRSVILLE 7, FINDLAY 5

Findlay 100 130 0 — 5 8 1

St. Clairsville 021 103 x — 7 4 0

WP — Balgo. LP — Wolford (0-1). top hitters: (Fin) Duvall 2-1B; Garcia 1B, HR, 3 RBI; Stillings 2-1B. (St.C) Busby 2B; Probst 1B; Jarvis 1B.

records: Findlay 17-9.

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