Thursday, April 17, 2014
From staff reports
KENNEBUNK - Carinn Burns struck out eight and also homered Monday to lead Kennebunk to an 8-5 victory against Windham in an SMAA softball game.
Brittany Madore hit a two-run double during a five-run fourth inning for the Rams (2-1), who added three in the fifth.
Windham (2-3) opened the scoring with a three-run fourth that was sparked by Morgan Richmond's triple.
BELFAST 7, MORSE 6: Killyan Richards struck out five and walked none to lead the Lions (3-1) over Morse (1-5) at Belfast.
Belfast scored in the bottom of the seventh inning to break a 6-6 tie.
LINCOLN ACADEMY 6, CAMDEN HILLS 2: Abby Farrin struck out 10 over five shutout innings and the Eagles (4-1) broke the game open with a five-run fifth to pull away from the Windjammers (2-3) at Rockport.
Miranda Achorn, Barrett Campbell and Morgan Achorn drove in one run and scored another for Lincoln.
BIDDEFORD 19, DEERING 0: Abby Paquette pitched a perfect game with nine strikeouts and Jocelyn Moody knocked in six runs on three hits as Biddeford (2-3) downed Deering (0-5) in five innings at Portland.
Moody hit a three-run triple in the fourth as the Tigers took a 7-0 lead. She also hit a two-run double and an RBI single.
Biddeford put the game out of reach with 12 in the fifth.
FRYEBURG ACADEMY 10, FALMOUTH 0: Sarah Harriman tossed a four-hit shutout and struck out 11 for the Raiders (6-0) against the Yachtsmen (1-2) at Falmouth.
Harriman also hit for the cycle.
GRAY-NEW GLOUCESTER 5, YARMOUTH 4: Maria Valente had a pair of hits, including a triple, and scored twice as the Patriots (4-2) held off the Clippers (3-2) at Gray.
Valente was also the winning pitcher, striking out nine in a six-hitter.
McKenzie Gray had three hits and scored twice for Yarmouth.
POLAND 6, LAKE REGION 3: Kylie Martin struck out six as Poland (3-3) defeated Lake Region (0-5) at Naples.
Martin walked one and surrendered eight hits.
Brittana Maheux drove in two runs for Poland.
MARSHWOOD 4, CHEVERUS 0: Nicole Harvey struck out 11 and the Hawks (3-1) bunched all of their runs in the third inning to beat Cheverus (4-1) at South Berwick.
In the third, Gianna Riccardi came home on a bunt by Emily Robita. Harvey and Jillian Marcus added RBI singles in the inning.
WESTBROOK 6, MCAULEY 0: Catherine Galipeau hit a two-run double to spark a six-run seventh inning that lifted the Blue Blazes (3-2) over the Lions (1-3) at Portland.
Kayla Tibbets struck out five in a three-hitter for Westbrook.
Sam Libby of McAuley had 15 strikeouts and scattered five hits.
NOBLE 6, GORHAM 4: Laura Willey allowed five hits to secure her first varsity win for Noble (4-1) against Gorham (0-4) at North Berwick.
Willey struck out five, walked three and hit a batter.
Katie Taylor drove in three runs for Noble, including an RBI triple in the first inning and a bunt down the first-base line in the sixth that brought home two more.
Nicole Lanoie had three hits, including two doubles, and scored twice for the Knights.
OCEANSIDE 3, MEDOMAK VALLEY 1: Rachel Frye struck out 11, allowing three walks and two hits to power the Mariners (5-0) past the Panthers (4-1) at Rockland.
Frye also had three hits, and Kennadi Grover added two RBI with a single and a sacrifice fly for Oceanside.
Desire Benner struck out six for Medomak Valley.
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