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Busline League middle school diamond athletes shine

By Staff | May 30, 2021
Photo by: Zack Miller Oceanside's Gilbert Stewart tosses a pitch against Medomak on May 25 in Busline League middle school baseball in Thomaston.

Midcoast Busline League middle school baseball and softball teams — and their young student-athletes — continued to enjoy diamond play in a shorter, but still meaningful, spring season after missing 2020 due to the pandemic.

Coaches can report results to Courier Publications/VillageSoup by emailing a detailed game report to sports@courierpublicationsllc.com. Please include full names of all listed players and as much detail as possible.

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The following is a recap of recently-reported results:

Softball

Medomak 19, Searsport 1

At Searsport June 2, the Riverhawks wrapped up their season with a lopsided win over the Vikings. Medomak scored eight in the first, one in the second, eight in the third and two in the fifth, while Searsport scored its run in the fifth.

Kytana Williamson pitched for Medomak and allowed no hits and one walk, with eight strikeouts over three innings of work. Audrey Jackson gave up one hit and struck out three over the final two frames.

Mia Lang and Bailey Bagley pitched for Searsport and allowed seven hits and 13 walks, with eight strikeouts.

The Riverhawks were led at the plate by Williamson (triple, 2 RBIs), Jackson (home run, single, 2 RBIs), Skylar Hills (triple, single), Lilly Christ (single) and Jaiden Seavey (single, RBI). For the Vikings, Elise Colby (double) had the lone hit.

Medomak 8th 13, Troy Howard 5

At Belfast June 1, the Riverhawks soared past the host Lions. Medomak scored four in the first, two in the second, three in the third, one in the sixth and three in the seventh, while Troy Howard scored two in the second and three in the fourth.

Kytana Williamson pitched for Medomak and allowed two hits and one walk, with 14 strikeouts. Danica Gray, Addison Pratt and Jordan Mackay pitched for Troy Howard and allowed four hits and 11 walks, with 16 strikeouts.

The visitors were led offensively by Jackson (double, 2 singles, 2 RBIs) and Erica Waite (2 singles, RBI). Emma Tripp doubled and Morgan Bennett singled to lead the hosts.

Medomak 8th 29, Searsport 2

At Waldoboro May 27, the Riverhawks soared past the Vikings. Medomak scored seven in the first, three in the second and 19 in the third, while Searsport scored two in the fifth.

Kytana Williamson and Audrey Jackson combined on a no-hitter for Medomak as the duo walked six and struck out 11.

The Riverhawk hit parade was led by Williamson (2 singles), Audrey Jackson (single), Bailey Lash (single, 2 RBIs), Skylar Hills (3 singles), Michaela Lewis (single) and Erica Waite (single).

Medomak 8th 19, Oceanside 3

At Thomaston May 25, the Riverhawks soared past the host Mariners. Medomak scored two runs in the first, four in the second, three in the third, seven in the fourth and three in the fifth, while Oceanside scored its runs in the fourth.

Kytana Williamson pitched for Medomak and allowed five hits and two walks, with 10 strikeouts. Emma Morrison pitched for Oceanside and allowed 13 hits and six walks, with six strikeouts. Bailey Been allowed three hits and one walk, with one strikeout in relief for Oceanside.

The Riverhawks were led at the plate by Kytana Williamson (home run, single, 3 RBIs), Audrey Jackson (triple, 4 singles, 3 RBIs), Lillian Harvey (2 RBIs), Skylar Hills (double, 3 singles, 2 RBIs), Bailey Lash (single), Lilly Christ (2 singles, RBI), Maddy Wilshire (single) and Erica Waite (2 singles, 2 RBIs).

For the Mariners, Liz Barstow (2 singles), Morrison (single), Breen (double) and Chloe Deabler (single) paced the offense.

Medomak 7th 17, Nobleboro/Jefferson 4

At Waldoboro May 24, the Riverhawks emerged with a 13-run victory.

The Riverhawk offense was led by Ciara Stokes (single), Chloe Fox (single, double, RBI), Kendall Simmons (2 singles, double, 2 RBIs), Chelsea Waite (double, RBI), Claudia Feeley (2 singles, triple, 3 RBIs), Haylee Chandler (2 singles, double, 2 RBIs), Peyton Eaton (single) and Arianna Sproul (2 singles, double, 2 RBIs).

Simmons struck out eight batters in three innings in the pitching circle, while Waite and Chandler struck out four more in relief.

Medomak 8th 4, Camden-Rockport 3

At Waldoboro May 21, the Riverhawks soared past the Schooners.

Kytana Williamson pitched for Medomak and allowed one hit and one walk, with 13 strikeouts. Maya Stone pitched for Camden-Rockport and allowed three hits and three walks, with 12 strikeouts.

The Riverhawks were led at the plate by Audrey Jackson (double, single) and Erica Waite (single).

For the Schooners, Stone singled and had two RBIs.

Baseball

Oceanside 12, Boothbay 3

At Thomaston June 3, the Mariners sailed past the Wildcats. Oceanside scored one in the first, four in the third, five in the fourth and one in the sixth, while Boothbay scored two in the first and one in the seventh.

The Mariners were led at the plate by Dylan Winslow (single, 3 runs, stolen base), Blade Brann (4 singles, run, stolen base), Jacob Watkinson (single, run, stolen base), Brady Proctor (double, 2 singles, run), Levi Philbrook (single, run, stolen base), Brady Phillip (run), Takuma Steinberger (run, stolen base), Joey Brown (single, run), Joshua Pratt (single, run) and Quinten Kruger (run, stolen base).

For the Wildcats, S. Markowitz (double, single, stolen base, run), M. Cusumano (single, run), Owen Cotta (2 singles, stolen base), A. Sanborn (single, stolen base), Liam Jacobs (single), Aidric Canada (single), Garrett Marshall (single, stolen base), Clayton Splaine (single, run) and Maddie Orchard (single) paced the offense.

Watkinson and Darge pitched for Oceanside, allowing 11 hits and two walks, with eight strikeouts. Boothbay pitchers allowed 12 hits and five walks, with eight strikeouts.

Boothbay 17, Medomak 7th 5 (6 inns.)

At Boothbay May 27, the Riverhawks played one of their best game of the season in a losing effort to the Wildcats.

Josh Blake and Aidyn Herring pitched for Medomak and allowed 18 hits and two walks, with eight strikeouts. and Owen Cox allowed three hits and eight walks, with nine strikeouts for Boothbay.

Ashton Francis (double), Wyatt Simmons (single) and Griffin Holgerson (single) led Medomak, while Owen Cotta, Maddox Cusumano and Aidric Canada each had multiple hits for the hosts.

Nobleboro/Jefferson 14, Medomak 7th 0 (5 inns.)

At Waldoboro May 25, the Riverhawks had their wings clipped by the visitors.

Wyatt Simmons, L.J. Holub and Dima Cheesman pitched for Medomak and allowed 10 hits and 12 walks, with nine strikeouts. Blake Grady and Chase Coffin toed the rubber for the visitors.

Cheesman rapped two hits to lead Medomak, while A.J. Giberson had four hits and Coffin two for Nobleboro/Jefferson.

Bristol 21, Medomak 7th 11

At Bristol May 18, the Blue Devils bested the Riverhawks.

Dima Cheesman, Aidyn Herring and L.J. Houlb pitched for Medomak and allowed 17 hits and five walks, with nine strikeouts. Abe Blanc, Tyler Blanc and Will Bradley pitched for Bristol and allowed 12 hits and 14 walks, with five strikeouts.

Herring, Konnor Scofield, Ashton Francis and Jayden Drost had multiple hits for Medomak, while Peter Thelander, Tyler Blanc, Abe Blanc, Hamilton Pierpan and Blake Gamage paced the Bristol offense.

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

Nobleboro at Medomak 7th softball
Medomak 7th hosts Nobleboro on May 25 in Busline League middle school softball in Waldoboro. (Video by: Holly Vanorse Spicer)
Nobleboro at Medomak 7th baseball
Medomak 7th hosts Nobleboro on May 25 in Busline League middle school baseball in Waldoboro. (Video by: Holly Vanorse Spicer)
Medomak at Oceanside softball
Oceanside hosts Medomak on May 25 in Busline League middle school softball in Thomaston. (Video by: Zack Miller)
Medomak at Oceanside baseball
Oceanside hosts Medomak on May 25 in Busline League middle school baseball in Thomaston. (Video by: Zack Miller)
Scene from Nobleboro at Medomak 7th on May 25 in Busline League softball in Waldoboro. (Photo by: Holly Vanorse Spicer)
Scene from Nobleboro at Medomak 7th on May 25 in Busline League softball in Waldoboro. (Photo by: Holly Vanorse Spicer)
Scene from Nobleboro at Medomak 7th on May 25 in Busline League softball in Waldoboro. (Photo by: Holly Vanorse Spicer)
Scene from Nobleboro at Medomak 7th on May 25 in Busline League softball in Waldoboro. (Photo by: Holly Vanorse Spicer)
Scene from Nobleboro at Medomak 7th on May 25 in Busline League softball in Waldoboro. (Photo by: Holly Vanorse Spicer)
Scene from Nobleboro at Medomak 7th on May 25 in Busline League softball in Waldoboro. (Photo by: Holly Vanorse Spicer)
Scene from Nobleboro at Medomak 7th on May 25 in Busline League softball in Waldoboro. (Photo by: Holly Vanorse Spicer)
Scene from Nobleboro at Medomak 7th on May 25 in Busline League softball in Waldoboro. (Photo by: Holly Vanorse Spicer)
Scene from Nobleboro at Medomak 7th on May 25 in Busline League softball in Waldoboro. (Photo by: Holly Vanorse Spicer)
Scene from Nobleboro at Medomak 7th on May 25 in Busline League softball in Waldoboro. (Photo by: Holly Vanorse Spicer)
Scene from Nobleboro at Medomak 7th on May 25 in Busline League softball in Waldoboro. (Photo by: Holly Vanorse Spicer)
Scene from Nobleboro at Medomak 7th on May 25 in Busline League softball in Waldoboro. (Photo by: Holly Vanorse Spicer)
Scene from Nobleboro at Medomak 7th on May 25 in Busline League softball in Waldoboro. (Photo by: Holly Vanorse Spicer)
Scene from Nobleboro at Medomak 7th on May 25 in Busline League softball in Waldoboro. (Photo by: Holly Vanorse Spicer)
Scene from Nobleboro at Medomak 7th on May 25 in Busline League softball in Waldoboro. (Photo by: Holly Vanorse Spicer)
Scene from Nobleboro at Medomak 7th on May 25 in Busline League softball in Waldoboro. (Photo by: Holly Vanorse Spicer)
Scene from Nobleboro at Medomak 7th on May 25 in Busline League softball in Waldoboro. (Photo by: Holly Vanorse Spicer)
Scene from Nobleboro at Medomak 7th on May 25 in Busline League softball in Waldoboro. (Photo by: Holly Vanorse Spicer)
Scene from Nobleboro at Medomak 7th on May 25 in Busline League softball in Waldoboro. (Photo by: Holly Vanorse Spicer)
Scene from Nobleboro at Medomak 7th on May 25 in Busline League softball in Waldoboro. (Photo by: Holly Vanorse Spicer)
Scene from Nobleboro at Medomak 7th on May 25 in Busline League softball in Waldoboro. (Photo by: Holly Vanorse Spicer)
Scene from Nobleboro at Medomak 7th on May 25 in Busline League softball in Waldoboro. (Photo by: Holly Vanorse Spicer)
Scene from Nobleboro at Medomak 7th on May 25 in Busline League softball in Waldoboro. (Photo by: Holly Vanorse Spicer)
Scene from Nobleboro at Medomak 7th on May 25 in Busline League softball in Waldoboro. (Photo by: Holly Vanorse Spicer)
Scene from Nobleboro at Medomak 7th on May 25 in Busline League softball in Waldoboro. (Photo by: Holly Vanorse Spicer)
Scene from Nobleboro at Medomak 7th on May 25 in Busline League baseball in Waldoboro. (Photo by: Holly Vanorse Spicer)
Scene from Nobleboro at Medomak 7th on May 25 in Busline League baseball in Waldoboro. (Photo by: Holly Vanorse Spicer)
Scene from Nobleboro at Medomak 7th on May 25 in Busline League baseball in Waldoboro. (Photo by: Holly Vanorse Spicer)
Scene from Nobleboro at Medomak 7th on May 25 in Busline League baseball in Waldoboro. (Photo by: Holly Vanorse Spicer)
Scene from Nobleboro at Medomak 7th on May 25 in Busline League baseball in Waldoboro. (Photo by: Holly Vanorse Spicer)
Scene from Nobleboro at Medomak 7th on May 25 in Busline League baseball in Waldoboro. (Photo by: Holly Vanorse Spicer)
Scene from Nobleboro at Medomak 7th on May 25 in Busline League baseball in Waldoboro. (Photo by: Holly Vanorse Spicer)
Scene from Nobleboro at Medomak 7th on May 25 in Busline League baseball in Waldoboro. (Photo by: Holly Vanorse Spicer)
Scene from Nobleboro at Medomak 7th on May 25 in Busline League baseball in Waldoboro. (Photo by: Holly Vanorse Spicer)
Scene from Nobleboro at Medomak 7th on May 25 in Busline League baseball in Waldoboro. (Photo by: Holly Vanorse Spicer)
Scene from Nobleboro at Medomak 7th on May 25 in Busline League baseball in Waldoboro. (Photo by: Holly Vanorse Spicer)
Scene from Nobleboro at Medomak 7th on May 25 in Busline League baseball in Waldoboro. (Photo by: Holly Vanorse Spicer)
Scene from Nobleboro at Medomak 7th on May 25 in Busline League baseball in Waldoboro. (Photo by: Holly Vanorse Spicer)
Scene from Nobleboro at Medomak 7th on May 25 in Busline League baseball in Waldoboro. (Photo by: Holly Vanorse Spicer)
Scene from Nobleboro at Medomak 7th on May 25 in Busline League baseball in Waldoboro. (Photo by: Holly Vanorse Spicer)
Scene from Nobleboro at Medomak 7th on May 25 in Busline League baseball in Waldoboro. (Photo by: Holly Vanorse Spicer)
Scene from Nobleboro at Medomak 7th on May 25 in Busline League baseball in Waldoboro. (Photo by: Holly Vanorse Spicer)
Scene from Medomak at Oceanside on May 25 in Busline League softball in Thomaston. (Photo by: Zack Miller)
Scene from Medomak at Oceanside on May 25 in Busline League softball in Thomaston. (Photo by: Zack Miller)
Scene from Medomak at Oceanside on May 25 in Busline League softball in Thomaston. (Photo by: Zack Miller)
Scene from Medomak at Oceanside on May 25 in Busline League softball in Thomaston. (Photo by: Zack Miller)
Scene from Medomak at Oceanside on May 25 in Busline League softball in Thomaston. (Photo by: Zack Miller)
Scene from Medomak at Oceanside on May 25 in Busline League softball in Thomaston. (Photo by: Zack Miller)
Scene from Medomak at Oceanside on May 25 in Busline League softball in Thomaston. (Photo by: Zack Miller)
Scene from Medomak at Oceanside on May 25 in Busline League softball in Thomaston. (Photo by: Zack Miller)
Scene from Medomak at Oceanside on May 25 in Busline League softball in Thomaston. (Photo by: Zack Miller)
Scene from Medomak at Oceanside on May 25 in Busline League softball in Thomaston. (Photo by: Zack Miller)
Scene from Medomak at Oceanside on May 25 in Busline League softball in Thomaston. (Photo by: Zack Miller)
Scene from Medomak at Oceanside on May 25 in Busline League softball in Thomaston. (Photo by: Zack Miller)
Scene from Medomak at Oceanside on May 25 in Busline League softball in Thomaston. (Photo by: Zack Miller)
Scene from Medomak at Oceanside on May 25 in Busline League softball in Thomaston. (Photo by: Zack Miller)
Scene from Medomak at Oceanside on May 25 in Busline League softball in Thomaston. (Photo by: Zack Miller)
Scene from Medomak at Oceanside on May 25 in Busline League softball in Thomaston. (Photo by: Zack Miller)
Scene from Medomak at Oceanside on May 25 in Busline League softball in Thomaston. (Photo by: Zack Miller)
Scene from Medomak at Oceanside on May 25 in Busline League softball in Thomaston. (Photo by: Zack Miller)
Scene from Medomak at Oceanside on May 25 in Busline League softball in Thomaston. (Photo by: Zack Miller)
Scene from Medomak at Oceanside on May 25 in Busline League softball in Thomaston. (Photo by: Zack Miller)
Scene from Medomak at Oceanside on May 25 in Busline League softball in Thomaston. (Photo by: Zack Miller)
Scene from Medomak at Oceanside on May 25 in Busline League softball in Thomaston. (Photo by: Zack Miller)
Scene from Medomak at Oceanside on May 25 in Busline League softball in Thomaston. (Photo by: Zack Miller)
Scene from Medomak at Oceanside on May 25 in Busline League softball in Thomaston. (Photo by: Zack Miller)
Scene from Medomak at Oceanside on May 25 in Busline League softball in Thomaston. (Photo by: Zack Miller)
Scene from Medomak at Oceanside on May 25 in Busline League softball in Thomaston. (Photo by: Zack Miller)
Scene from Medomak at Oceanside on May 25 in Busline League softball in Thomaston. (Photo by: Zack Miller)
Scene from Medomak at Oceanside on May 25 in Busline League softball in Thomaston. (Photo by: Zack Miller)
Scene from Medomak at Oceanside on May 25 in Busline League middle school baseball in Thomaston. (Photo by: Zack Miller)
Scene from Medomak at Oceanside on May 25 in Busline League middle school baseball in Thomaston. (Photo by: Zack Miller)
Scene from Medomak at Oceanside on May 25 in Busline League middle school baseball in Thomaston. (Photo by: Zack Miller)
Scene from Medomak at Oceanside on May 25 in Busline League middle school baseball in Thomaston. (Photo by: Zack Miller)
Scene from Medomak at Oceanside on May 25 in Busline League middle school baseball in Thomaston. (Photo by: Zack Miller)
Scene from Medomak at Oceanside on May 25 in Busline League middle school baseball in Thomaston. (Photo by: Zack Miller)
Scene from Medomak at Oceanside on May 25 in Busline League middle school baseball in Thomaston. (Photo by: Zack Miller)
Scene from Medomak at Oceanside on May 25 in Busline League middle school baseball in Thomaston. (Photo by: Zack Miller)
Scene from Medomak at Oceanside on May 25 in Busline League middle school baseball in Thomaston. (Photo by: Zack Miller)
Scene from Medomak at Oceanside on May 25 in Busline League middle school baseball in Thomaston. (Photo by: Zack Miller)
Scene from Medomak at Oceanside on May 25 in Busline League middle school baseball in Thomaston. (Photo by: Zack Miller)
Scene from Medomak at Oceanside on May 25 in Busline League middle school baseball in Thomaston. (Photo by: Zack Miller)
Scene from Medomak at Oceanside on May 25 in Busline League middle school baseball in Thomaston. (Photo by: Zack Miller)
Scene from Medomak at Oceanside on May 25 in Busline League middle school baseball in Thomaston. (Photo by: Zack Miller)
Scene from Medomak at Oceanside on May 25 in Busline League middle school baseball in Thomaston. (Photo by: Zack Miller)
Scene from Medomak at Oceanside on May 25 in Busline League middle school baseball in Thomaston. (Photo by: Zack Miller)
Scene from Medomak at Oceanside on May 25 in Busline League middle school baseball in Thomaston. (Photo by: Zack Miller)
Scene from Medomak at Oceanside on May 25 in Busline League middle school baseball in Thomaston. (Photo by: Zack Miller)
Scene from Medomak at Oceanside on May 25 in Busline League middle school baseball in Thomaston. (Photo by: Zack Miller)
Scene from Medomak at Oceanside on May 25 in Busline League middle school baseball in Thomaston. (Photo by: Zack Miller)
Scene from Medomak at Oceanside on May 25 in Busline League middle school baseball in Thomaston. (Photo by: Zack Miller)
Scene from Medomak at Oceanside on May 25 in Busline League middle school baseball in Thomaston. (Photo by: Zack Miller)
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