Coginchaug senior walks none, strikes out 10 to beat Hale-Ray 6-0; North Branford softball knocks off Cromwell for 2nd straight day; H-K’s Bella Richwine beats Morgan for 5th win.
Warriors (10-3) rally with five runs in sixth inning, Braeden Sparaco goes distance in 5-2 win, team’s eighth in nine games. Also Monday: Cromwell softball wins 11th in row; Mercy rolls.
North Branford (6-1) has won three games since restarting its season after two-week quarantine. Now, coach Nick DeLizio’s squad faces challenge of 10 games in next 10 days.
North Branford piles up 12 runs before the Cougars get on the board and starter Bella Hills strikes out 12, halting the Cougars’ season-opening winning streak at 10.
Cromwell’s offense has big day in 9-3 victory over East Hampton. Also Friday: Cromwell’s softball team makes it 10 in row as Lily Kenney beats Bellringers.
Cougars use small-ball tactics to set table for late-innings breakout, with Luke DiMauro again providing big hit in eventual 9-5 victory over Panthers. H-K improves to 10-2.
Old Saybrook’s Nick Hahn, on the losing end of the H-K coach’s milestone: “He doesn’t beat himself. That’s the biggest thing. You have to earn your wins against H-K.”
Blue Devils junior goes low for fifth time this season, as 3-over 38 leads team to 172-193 win over Rams; teammates Faiella, Penney, Turman shoot in 40s in Shoreline match.
Tigers raise record to 7-3 after beating Sacred Heart Academy; Alexa Boone strikes out 14 … Victoria Gage drives in 5 runs for Old Lyme … Xavier routs West Haven for 8th win.
Another milestone in books with 2-0 defeat of Old Saybrook. “It’s been a pleasure to work with great kids like this, the kind of kids who put in a lot of extra time trying to get better,” coach says.