EagleTribune.com, North Andover, MA

July 15, 2013

Herlihy throws gem, Derry wins

The Eagle-Tribune

---- — Andrew Herlihy tossed a complete-game to lead Derry Senior Legion Post 9 to a 8-3 victory over Hudson yesterday.

Herlihy allowed three runs, two earned, and struck out two.

Dan Morin was 2 for 3 with three RBIs. Grant Wagner was 2 for 3 with two doubles and an RBI.

Brandon Paquin had two RBIs.

Wells lifts Methuen

Methuen Legion Post 122 won 8-6 over Lynn in eight innings behind Andrew Wells’ key two-run hit in the eighth inning.

Connor Norton pitched 5.2 innings. He allowed eight hits and one walk while striking out six.

Enrique Veras earned the win though. He pitched the final 2.1 innings, giving up one hit and striking out three. Evan Lacroix stroked three hits and two RBIs. Will Martin, Brady Abraham and Derek Fox each had two hits.

Salem slips past Londonderry

Aaron Sickel stroked three hits while Matt Meisner and Jake Shepley each had two hits and one RBI. The trio helped lift the Salem Cardinals 4-3 over the Londonderry Red Wings in Senior Babe Ruth Southern League action.

Andrew Calandra added a hit and RBI for Salem.

Adam Beaudion had a hit and RBI for Londonderry.

Salem finished 9-5 and will begin the playoffs tomorrow at 7 p.m. at Michelle Park.