Babe Ruth playoffs
Newcastle 10 – Union 9
Damariscotta 7 – Georges Valley 2
Jeff Cheney collected the win in three innings of work. Hitting for Damariscotta were Israel Daiute with a triple and double, AJ Oliver a triple and single, Andy Bartlett a double and single and Jeff Cheney and Spencer Alden a single each. Hitting for Georges Valley were Maloney with a double and Judge and Atwood a single each.
Wiscasset took a 2-0 lead in the bottom of the 1st inning. James Andretta walked and scored on an Eddie Stewart double. Cody Graves then singled in Stewart.
Newcastle tied the game in the top of the 2nd. Mitchell Wotton led off with a double and scored on Mitchell Cummings’ sacrifice fly to right field. Tyler Cheney walked and scored on a Dalton Leeman single. Newcastle took a 3-2 lead in the top of the 5th when Casey Poland doubled and scored on a Wotton single.
Wiscasset knotted the score at three in the home half of the 5th on singles to Andretta and Stewart (RBI).
Newcastle scored the game winner in the top of the 7th. Brandon Bonney singled, stole second, went to third on a Brett Cowan ground out and scored on a passed ball.
Hitting for Newcastle were Wotton with a double and single, Poland a double and Leeman, Bonney, and Quinlan a single each. Hitting for Wiscasset were Stewart with a double and single, and Graves and Andretta a single each.