Tommy Reisinger had a double and two singles and earned the win as Atlas Fire Co. defeated VFW, 9-6, Tuesday to take a 2-0 lead in the Mount Carmel Area Junior Baseball League best-of-five championship series. Atlas leads the series 2-0.

Bear Wagner had a double and single and Noah Berkoski a triple for Atlas, with Damon Dowkus, Nick Diminick, and Emily Yuskoski, singling. Jack Chapman, who took the loss, hit a home run and single for VFW. Brock Evert and Brady Campbell each hit doubles, and Mike Balichik, Shane Weidner and Brandon Harvey all had singles.

Game 3 is Thursday at 6 p.m. at Atlas.