Area baseball players from Phoenixville, Spring-Ford and Perkiomen Valley are among the leaders in different categories, according to statistics from the Pioneer Athletic Conference website as of May 5.
In team batting, Spring-Ford ranks first with a .357 average while Perkiomen Valley is sixth at .276 and Phoenixville seventh at .275.
In team pitching, Spring-Ford ranks first with a 1.52 earned run average. The Rams are also second in fewest hits allowed (87) and second in strikeouts (109). Perkiomen Valley stands sixth in ERA at 4.14, but the Vikings are first in strikeouts (115) and fifth in hits allowed (115). Phoenixville has a 4.28 ERA for seventh. The Phantoms are fourth in fewest hits given up (103) and rank ninth in strikeouts (65).