Thursday, December 12, 2013
From staff reports
YARMOUTH - Bailey Train hit a three-run homer in the top of the eighth inning Friday and undefeated Greely went on to a 10-7 victory against Yarmouth in a Western Maine Conference baseball game.
The Rangers (8-0) scored three runs in the seventh to take a two-run lead, but Matt Highland and Ian Grover of Yarmouth (6-3) reached on singles and scored on wild pitches in the bottom of the inning to force extra innings.
Train finished with four RBI. Grover was 3 for 3.
WINDHAM 6, KENNEBUNK 4: Windham (8-1) scored five runs in the seventh inning to overcome a 4-1 deficit and defeat the Rams (2-6) at Kennebunk.
The Eagles led 1-0 in the top of the sixth before Kennebunk scored four in the bottom of the inning. Ethan Petty delivered an RBI double in the seventh and Joe Francoeur put the Eagles ahead with a two-run single.
NOBLE 3, CHEVERUS 2: The Knights (2-6) scored three runs in the third inning, then held off the Stags (4-4) at North Berwick.
In the third, Mason Della-Piana singled and came home on a double by Damian Gibson, who scored on a double by Otto Keisker. Jacob Emard followed with a triple to score Keisker.
Cheverus got its runs in the fourth when Mitchell Powers doubled and scored on a single by Jordan, who scored on a double by Ethan LaPoint.
Corey Halliday struck out eight for Noble.
THORNTON ACADEMY 11, BIDDEFORD 6: The Golden Trojans (3-5) hit three home runs and used two four-run innings to beat the Tigers (2-6) at Saco.
Alex Fallon hit a two-run homer, later added a solo shot, and Jeff Gelinas had a three-run blast in the sixth, when Thornton scored its final four.
Reliever Drew Gelinas got the final out of the fifth before pitching the final two innings for the win.
Cam Jackman had two hits and three RBI for Thornton.
Patrick Wilson led the Tigers with two hits with two RBI.
OCEANSIDE 5, LEAVITT 1: Ryan Allender used just 73 pitches in a complete-game win for the Mariners (6-4) against Leavitt (4-5) at Turner.
Allender was pitching a shutout until Brian Hiscock hit a one-out homer in the seventh inning. He allowed seven hits with four strikeouts and no walks.
Oceanside took a 3-0 lead in the first on an RBI single by J.T. Tobin and a two-run single by Allender.
FALMOUTH 8, WELLS 7: The Yachtsmen (7-1) scored a pair of runs on an error with two outs in the top of the 11th inning and held off the Warriors (3-6) at Wells.
Falmouth trailed 3-2 in the seventh when Connor Aube hit a two-out single, stole second and scored on a single by Will D'Agostino.
Conner MacDowell finished with three hits for Falmouth, including a two-run triple.
Connor Pease led Yarmouth with four hits, including a two-run single during a three-run ninth after Falmouth scored three in the top of the inning.
WESTBROOK 3, MASSABESIC 2: Austin Blake and Derek Bouchard each two hits, and Kyle Heath drove in the winning run with a deep fly ball in the fourth inning as the Blue Blazes (7-1) beat the Mustangs (2-6) at Westbrook.
Casey Nava had two hits with an RBI and two stolen bases for Massabesic.
YORK 12, LAKE REGION 2: Sam Johnson hit a three-run homer to cap a nine-run first inning as the Wildcats (7-2) beat the Lakers (2-7) in five innings at York.
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