Kyle Neverman blasted a two-run homer and also singled to lead the Kingston Night Owls 8-3 over Newburyport.
Dan Lagasse added three hits, two RBIs and four runs.
Steve Considine pitched 6.0 innings and allowed just five hits while striking out nine and walking nobody. It was his fifth victory this summer.
The Night Owls (14-2) play Wednesday night against the Phillies in a repeat of last year’s championship series.
Derry wins slugfest
Kyle Albertelli went 2 for 5 with a two-run double and three RBIs to lead Derry 14-12 over Merrimack in Sr. Legion action.
Jamie Collins was 2 for 3 with two doubles and two RBIs. Chris Gerossie went 3 for 5 with two doubles and an RBI.
Josh Yaratz pitched the ninth inning to save it for Derry.
Northeast wins Gold
The Northeast volleyball team beat Metro to win the gold medal at the Bay State Games.
Northeast included Lawrence’s Andy Henriquez, Joel Carmona, Janci Soto and Marquis Rios; Haverhill’s Connor Peterson; and Central Catholic’s Jacob Francis and Andrew Dagher.
Lawrence sweeps Haverhill
Elvis Peralta’s strong pitching and two-run homer lifted Lawrence Sr. Legion to a doubleheader sweep of Haverhill, 7-1 and 9-0.
Peralta, Angel Abreu, Jose Abreu and Brahman Ortega all had hits in the first game for Lawrence. Then, Jesus Ventura blasted a two-run home run and Angel Abreu and Jose Cedano both tripled to lead the offense in the second game.
Brahiam Ortega pitched the final two innings in the second game.
Lawrence plays today at Danvers.
Martinez leads Methuen
Josh Martinez went 4 for 4 with a double and RBI and Methuen stroked 14 hits total to beat Andover 8-3 in Legion action.
Billy Haneffant was 3 for 3 with two runs and an RBI while Jake McAdam added two hits and two RBIs.
Andrew Wells pitched a complete game, allowing six hits and one walk while striking out five.
Methuen finished its regular season at 11-5.