Bucksport teams roll to victories

Bucksport High School's Jen Wight (left) runs to first base as Ellsworth High School's Sam McGuire dives but can't catch the ball during the third inning in Bucksport Thursday afternoon. The game ended after the top of the fifth inning with Bucksport winning 12-0.
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Bucksport High School's Jen Wight (left) runs to first base as Ellsworth High School's Sam McGuire dives but can't catch the ball during the third inning in Bucksport Thursday afternoon. The game ended after the top of the fifth inning with Bucksport winning 12-0.
Posted April 28, 2011, at 10:26 p.m.

BUCKSPORT — The Bucksport High softball and baseball teams rolled to victories over Ellsworth on Thursday with the Golden Bucks shutting out Ellsworth 12-0 in softball and 10-0 in baseball.

In softball action, Abby Yeo tossed a two-hit shutout and had a double, two singles and knocked in two runs in leading Bucksport past Ellsworth.

Yeo struck out six and walked one for 2-0 Bucksport. Shelby Redman hit three singles and drove in a run.

Ashley Smith and Shawna Doyle singled for 1-2 Ellsworth.

In baseball action, Tyler French tossed a five-inning one-hit shutout with three strikeouts and two walks as Bucksport topped Ellsworth.

Billy DeRedin had a home run, two singles and scored three runs for the 2-0 Golden Bucks. Shawn Smith hit a three-run homer and a single and Evan Eldridge added a double, two singles and four RBIs.

Andrew Austin led off the game with an infield single for 2-1 Ellsworth.

 

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