Local Roundup: Thetford baseball defeats Montpelier

Published: 05-17-2024 4:15 PM

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Baseball

Thetford 7, Montpelier 2

Key players: Thetford — JD Farrell, Xander Oshoniyi, Tommy Amber, Owen Goodrich

Highlights: Oshoniyi (2-4, 2R, 3SB, 1 IP, 1H, 0ER, 2Ks); Farrell (2-3, 2R, 1RBI, 6 IP, 2R, 0ER, 3H, 6K); Goodrich (1-3, 2R, 1RBI); Justin Robinson (1-3, 1R, 2 RBIs, double); Tommy Amber (1-2, 1 RBI)

Coach’s quote: “What a game! We played well start to finish, this game will be a huge boost for is moving forward. The players really executed well.” — Thetford’s Philip Chaput

Records: Thetford 9-2; Montpelier8-2

Hartford 6, Bellows Falls 5

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Key players: Hartford — Wyatt Chambers (7 IP 5 runs — 2 earned, 10 K, 1 walk); Sean Dunton (2-2, 2 RBIs) Bellows Falls — Steve Joslyn (2-4, 2 RBIs, Trenton Fletcher 2-4, 2 RBIs)

Highlights: A squeeze lay in the top of the 7th inning by Sean Dunton put the Hurricanes ahead 6-5.

Coach’s quote: “This is just what we needed today, Wyatt threw strikes all day long. We gave up some hits and some unearned runs, but we battled the whole game and ended up with the win.” — Hartford’s Bill Vielleux

Records: Hartford 8-4; Bellows Falls 8-3

Softball

Hartford 10, Bellows Falls 9

Key players: Hartford — Serenitee Martel, Madison Willey

Highlights: Martel pitched 10 strikeouts, Willey had a big play fielding a grounder down the middle of the field, with a two-out tying run on third base to get the out at first. She also had 4 RBIs with a single and two doubles.

Records: Hartford 7-2; Bellows Falls 8-3

Oxbow 5, Blue Mountain 3

Key players: Oxbow — Anastase Bourgeois, Brooke Osgood, Abby Longto, Lily Lahaye Blue Mountain — Kaylee Hamlett, Felicity Sulham

Highlights: Bourgeois strikes out 11 from the mound. Longto started the bottom of the third with a walk and scores, Bourgeois would single scoring two runs. In the top of fourth, Hamlett hits a two-run homer and Sulham hits a solo homer to tie the game up. Lahaye’s sac fly to center scores one in the bottom of the fourth inning. Oxbow would score one more in the fifth.

Coach’s quote: “The girls had grit today. Making great plays in the field. Games like this are good for us. Very proud of these girls today.” — Oxbow’s Chuck Simmons

Records: Oxbow High School 10-0; Blue Mountain 10-2

Boys Tennis

Lebanon 5, Windham 4

Key players: Lebanon — Lucas Graham and Kyle Hines

Highlights: Graham and Hines cinched the win at Windham. After the six singles matches, the teams were tied at 3-3. The No. 2 doubles closes out a 8-6 win to take the match.

Coach’s quote: “Very tough match today. Boys held strong and very proud of them!” — Lebanon’s Tammy and Chad Arado

Records: Lebanon High School 13-0; Windham 12-2

Girls Tennis

Hartford 5, Bellows Falls 2

Records: Hartford 3-6; Bellows Falls 1-6

Boys Lacrosse

Hollis-Brookline 8, Hanover 7

Key players: Hollis-BrooklineHanover — Sam Bagatell (2 goals, 2 assists); John Scherer (4 goals); Schuyler Clapp (1 assist); JJ Bornstein (1 goal)

Highlights: Bears played well for most of the game but couldn’t survive a third quarter surge from the Cavaliers and a go-ahead goal with 4½ minutes left in the 4th.

Coach’s quote: “This was a tough game but we’re proud of the way our kids played and excited to build onto the positives of today heading into the last week of the regular season.” — Hanover’s Sean Murphy

Records: Hollis-Brookline 10-5; Hanover 5-7