High school baseball and softball

Mariners sweep, Panthers split, Windjammers swept in May 17 diamond play

By Staff | May 18, 2017
Photo by: Ken Waltz Camden Hills' Garrison Looke makes a pitch to a Brewer batter during a May 17 high school baseball game in Rockport. The visiting Witches earned a 5-1 victory over the Windjammers.

The Oceanside, Medomak Valley and Camden Hills high school baseball and softball teams were in midseason action on Wednesday, May 17 — a scenario that saw the Mariners earn a sweep, the Panthers split and the Windjammers get swept on the diamonds.

On a glorious spring day, the Mariners prevailed over Lincoln Academy of Newcastle in different circumstances as the baseball team walked off with a 9-8 win and the softball squad swung to a 13-1, 5-inning victory.

The Panthers were part of shutouts — as the softball team edged Waterville 1-0 and the baseball team dropped a 9-0 decision.

The Windjammers fell in home contests to Brewer as the baseball team lost 5-1 and the softball squad was downed 9-2.

Click for photos from the Brewer at Camden Hills baseball game.

Click for photos from the Brewer at Camden Hills softball game.

The following is a recap of reported results:

Baseball

Oceanside 9, Lincoln Academy 8

At Thomaston May 17, the Mariners broke an 8-8 tie in the bottom of the seventh inning and walked off over the visiting Eagles. Oceanside scored one run in the first and seventh innings, two in the third and five in the sixth, while Lincoln Academy tallied two in the second, third and seventh innings and one in the fourth and sixth frames.

The Eagles left 11 runners on base and the Mariners eight.

Jack Freeman, Matt Waldron and Logan Sheridan pitched for Oceanside, allowing nine hits and five walks, with seven strikeouts.

Baker Gove pitched for Lincoln Academy, allowing 12 hits and two walks, with five strikeouts.

Leading the Mariners at the plate were Michael Dougherty (2 singles), Logan Sheridan (2 singles), Coby Dorr (2 singles) and Connor Harvey (2 singles).

For the Eagles, John Henry (2 singles), Bradley Cross (2 singles) and Laemmle (2 singles) paced the offense.

In the Maine Principals’ Association Heal Point Standings for Class B North, Oceanside (6-3, 29.6875 points) is 10th, while Nokomis of Newport (9-2, 65.9375 points) is first in the 18-team region. The top 12 teams qualify for the playoffs.

Brewer 5, Camden Hills 1

At Rockport May 17, the Windjammers were spellbound as the Witches swung to a four-run victory. Camden Hills scored its lone run in the fourth inning, while Brewer scored one in the first, fifth and seventh innings and two in the fourth.

Leading the Windjammers at the plate were Cole Anderson (run), Owen Hilt (double) and Braden Fisher (2 singles, RBI).

For the Witches, Bailey (single), Rodgerson (single, 2 runs), Alex Brooks (2 singles, run), Jack Corey (single, run), Josh Pellagrino (single), Jared Austin (single) and Cameron Harvey (run) paced the offense.

Garrison Looke and Anderson pitched for Camden Hills, allowing seven hits and no walks, with three strikeouts. Brooks pitched for Brewer, allowing three hits and two walks, with three strikeouts.

In the Maine Principals' Association Heal Point Standings for Class A North, Camden Hills (4-5, 28.7500 points) is seventh, while Brewer (10-2, 68.7500 points) is first in the 14-team region. The top 10 teams qualify for the playoffs.

Waterville 9, Medomak Valley 0

At Waterville May 17, the Purple Panthers blanked the Panthers en route to a lopsided win. Waterville scored three runs in the first inning, one in the second and two in the fifth.

Wyatt Fillmore, Connor Simmons and Channing Soper pitched for the Panthers, allowing nine hits and five walks, with four strikeouts. David Barre and Cam Denis pitched for the Purple Panthers, allowing five hits and three walks, with 10 strikeouts.

Leading Medomak Valley at the plate was Cameron Robinson (hit), Brent Stewart (hit), Wyatt Post (hit), Soper (hit) and Patrick White (hit).

For Waterville, Justin Wentworth (hit, run), Andrew Rodrigue (run), Cody Pellerin (2 hits, 2 runs, RBI), Denis (run, RBI), Chay Phelps (hit, 2 RBIs, 2 runs), David Barre (2 hits, RBI), Austin Cummings (hit), Kody Vallee (hit, RBI) and Jackson Aldridge (hit, 2 runs) paced the offense.

In the Maine Principals’ Association Heal Point Standings for Class B North, Medomak Valley (5-6, 19.9219 points) is 12th, while Nokomis of Newport (9-2, 65.9375 points) is first in the 18-team region. The top 12 teams qualify for the playoffs.

Softball

Medomak Valley 1, Waterville 0

At Waterville May 17, the Panthers plated a first-inning run, which proved enough in a tight win over the Purple Panthers.

Leading Medomak Valley at the plate was Gabby DePatsy (double, triple), Lydia Simmons (double, single), Emily Wotton (single), Addie Jameson (single) and Kayla Donlin (single).

For Waterville, Coby Dangler, Shelby Place and Kelsey Courtois singled.

Addie Jameson tossed a three-hit shutout for the visitors as she walked three and struck out 11 in the pitching circle. Madison Clowes pitched for Waterville, allowing seven hits and no walks, with 13 strikeouts.

In the Maine Principals’ Association Heal Point Standings for Class B North, Medomak Valley (10-1, 65.3125 points) is third, while Gardiner (11-1, 71.2500 points) is first in the 18-team region. The top 12 teams qualify for the playoffs.

Oceanside 13, Lincoln Academy 1 (5 inns.)

At Thomaston May 17, the Mariners swung to a mercy-rule victory over the Eagles. Oceanside scored two runs in the first inning, four in the third and fifth frames and three in the fourth, while Lincoln Academy scored one in the fifth.

Leading the Mariners at the plate were Hannah Moholland (2 doubles, 3 RBIs), Chloe Jones (2 singles, RBI), Alexis Mazurek (single, 2 RBIs), Morgan Heal (single, RBI), Haylie Witham (single, RBI), Abby Veilleux (single) and Kalli Grover (single).

Ari Gerrais singled twice, while Christine Fowler doubled and knocked in a run for the Eagles.

Chloe Jones pitched for Oceanside, allowing three hits and two walks, with 11 strikeouts. Kortney McKenna and Caroline Fowler pitched for Lincoln Academy, allowing nine hits and nine walks, with three strikeouts.

In the Maine Principals’ Association Heal Point Standings for Class B North, Oceanside (7-2, 40.0781 points) is sixth, while Gardiner (11-1, 71.2500 points) is first in the 18-team region. The top 12 teams qualify for the playoffs.

Courier Publications' sports staff can be reached by email at sports@villagesoup.com or by phone at 594-4401.

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