Portland advances to championship game of Babe Ruth 13 regional in Connecticut

Ben Sawyer, Trey Fletcher and Ben Stasium each drew bases-loaded walks as Portland broke a scoreless tie with five runs in the top of the 11th inning to beat Western Massachusetts 5-0 and advance to Thursday’s 4 p.m. championship game of the Babe Ruth 13 New England Regional in Newtown, Connecticut.

FCBL: Graham McIntire drove home two runs and scored a third, and Aaron Wilson scored three times to lead the Old Orchard Beach Raging Tide (16-28) to a 7-3 win over the Rox (26-20) at Brockton, Massachusetts.

JUNIOR LEGION: Nick Cousins opened the top of the eighth with a double and Cameron Cousins followed with an RBI single to give Wells (16-4) a 7-6, extra-innings win over Standish Post (13-8) in tournament play at Wells. The victory gives Wells a berth in the double-elimination state tournament. Wells will play Bangor at 11 a.m. Friday at The Ballpark in Old Orchard Beach.