Greensburg Central Catholic faced a huge test when it played WPIAL title contender Serra Catholic in its Class A Section 2 opener Saturday.
The Centurions ace helped his team ace that exam.
Collin Liberatore tossed a one-hitter and struck out 11 in leading the visiting Centurions to a 6-0 win. Serra (7-3, 1-1) is ranked No. 3 in Class A and Greensburg C.C. (5-1, 2-0) No. 4.
Liberatore, a a 6-foot-4 senior right-hander, is one of the top pitchers in the WPIAL. He has signed with Campbell University, a Division I school in North Carolina.