Delaware County got off to a fast start and held on to beat Inter-Ac Independents, 11-8, in the Carpenter Cup baseball quarterfinals Tuesday at Ashburn Field in South Philadelphia.
Garnet Valley's Ben Faso went 2 for 3 with two RBIs and two runs scored. He had RBIs in each of the first two innings as Delaware County opened a 9-0 lead.
Seth Bower of Marple Newtown went 1 for 3 with two runs and an RBI.
Penncrest's Rob Brown earned his second win of the tournament by throwing three innings of one-hit ball. He struck out five and allowed one run.