Then, Unatego right fielder Nick Angell got involved.
Angell rescued the Spartans from further damage, catching Pat Vibbard’s low line drive on his knees and doubling off the runner at second to keep the score tied at 4.
“It was a nice hit,” Microni said, “but he came in and made a really nice play with the sun in his eyes.”
Zimmer finished 2-for-2 with a run for Sidney, which is seeded seventh for the upcoming Section Four Class C Tournament and will host No. 10 Greene at 4:30 p.m. Tuesday.
Komenda (two runs) and Youngs (RBI) each went 2-for-3 for the Spartans, who got a 1-2-3 seventh inning from freshman pitcher Josh Feyerabend. He struck out two in the seventh, earning the victory to improve to 6-0 this season.
Barnhart struck out five, walked three, hit a batter and scattered five hits in six innings.
Unatego has a first-round bye as the third seed for the Section Four Class C Tournament. The Spartans will host No. 11 Harpursville or No. 6 Tioga in the quarterfinal round at 4:30 p.m. next Thursday.