Trailing 3-0 with the final inning with one out and two strikes, Jason Buco of Methuen smashed a game-tying three run homer. He then scored in the ninth on a wild pitch to lift Kingston 4-3 over Bistony in North Shore League action.
Colin Walsh added a double and triple and Paul Trabucco pitched the final 3.0 innings to earn the victory.
Andover wins two
Reid Bryant hurled a complete game four-hitter to lead Andover Senior Legion 11-1 over Lawrence. Bryant allowed just one unearned run and three walks while striking out eight.
Burton Deady went 2 for 2 with two walks and two RBIs. Cam Farnham went 1 for 3 with two steals and a run. Jimmy Walsh was 2 for 3 with two RBIs and two runs. Mike Clabro was 2 for 2 with three RBIs and two runs.
Andover also won 4-0 over Saugus yesterday.
Tommy Kalantzakos pitched 4.1 innings, giving up no runs and allowing just two hits while walking two and striking out two.
Farnham was 3 for 4 with four steals and an RBI. Andrew Deloury went 2 for 3 with a double, single, stolen base and RBI.
Andover Nationals win big
The Andover Nationals Little League team won 15-4 over Tewksbury American.
Pitcher Colin Kirkpatrick earned the victory, hurling 2.0 innings and allowing three runs. Chris Rassias was 2 for 2 with two RBIs.
Alec Haffner was 2 for 4 with three RBIs. Patrick Dennehy smashed a solo homer to lead off the game.
Also, John Gemmell clobbered a three-run homer and Andrew Theriault hurled 2.0 innings and went 1 for 2 with two RBIs.
Sam Green added his first hit.
North Andover West falls
North Andover West lost 8-6 to Tewskbury National. Jacob Madigan belted a three-run homer to center field for North Andover West and teammate Hayden Carr smashed a two-run pinch hit double.