Cedric Gillette hurled 4.0 scoreless innings and allowed just one hit and one walk while striking out five to lead Andover 12-0 of Saugus in Legion Ball action last night. The game was called after five innings.
Andover’s offense exploded, with three-hit days from Scott Leslie and Corey Stillings as well as two-hit performances from Cam Farnham, Andrew Selima, Scott Allan, Max Novick and Tim Kalantzakos.
One of Selima’s two hits was a homer. He knocked in three runs. Andover plays today at Methuen (6 p.m. start).
North Andover American wins
Patrick Moran’s three-run homer in the first inning helped lift North Andover American 14-4 over Andover National in Little League district pool play.
Tristan Latham added a solo homer and Jack Fay had a two-run single.
Kyle Moore and Nick Parisotto combined to pitch well in North Andover American’s victory.
North Andover National wins, too
Jackson Berberich smashed two solo homers to lead the North Andover National team to an 11-5 victory over Tewksbury American in Little League district pool play. Matthew Remley and Justin Connolly also smashed a solo homer each. The two of them and Berberich all went back-to-back-to-back at one point.
Matt Sapienza and Brett Dunham both doubled. Meanwhile, Alex Bodnar, Connolly and Jack Morin all pitched well.
A Grand Day
Colin Walsh smashed a grand slam while Dan Lagasse blasted a two-run homer to lead the Kingston Night Owls to a 16-4 rout over Lynn.
Manny Cabral chipped in three hits and hurler Steve Considine earned his fourth win of the summer.
The Night Owls (11-1) play tonight vs. Manchester at Haverhill.
Haverhill blanked by Peabody
Haverhill Post 4 mustered only five hits off Peabody’s Dave Apestolides in a 5-0 loss at Trinity Stadium in Legion Ball action.
Kevin Regan gave up just two runs on six hits for Haverhill.Steve Jaskelevicus stroked a pair of hits and stole two bases, but Haverhill lacked timely hitting, going 0 for 7 with runners in scoring position.Haverhill (7-2) plays at Danvers today at 6 p.m.