Machias softball stars advance to district final

Posted July 03, 2011, at 9:22 p.m.

MACHIAS  — Lanie Perry recorded all 12 outs on strikeouts and didn’t surrender a hit as Machias eliminated Calais 24-4 in four innings in a District 1 all-star softball game for ages 9-10 Saturday..

Machias will play Down East Family YMCA of Ellsworth for the championship at Machias on Tuesday at 5 p.m. If Machias wins, they’ll play again on Thursday. DEFY beat Machias 11-1 in the opener on June 28.

On Saturday, Perry hit an RBI single in the second and a two-run double in the fourth for 1-1 Machias. Lydia Sprague had two singles with an RBI while Brecken Barker and Perry each scored four runs.

Emily Mitchell and Brooke Russell both scored two runs for 0-2 Calais.

Machias  430 (17) — 24 8 0

Calais  102 1 — 4 0 0

Perry and Barker; Mitchell, Hatch (4), Lola (4), Lapointe (4) and Hatch, Mitchell

Baseball

District 1, 9-10

Coastal 12, Machias 6

At Blue Hill, Coastal scored eight first-inning runs to take a commanding lead and eliminate Machias.

Ben Parker had a double, two singles and four RBIs to pace 3-1 Coastal. Caden Mattson added two doubles, two RBIs and scored four runs. Gavin Mote singled twice.

Jackson Scoville hit a double and two singles for 2-2 Machias. Zack Cox hit two singles and drove in two runs and Jordan Lobley also hit two singles.

Machias  203 001 — 6 9 1

Coastal  801 03x — 12 8 2

Albert, Steeves (3), Lobley (5) and Scoville; Parker, Mote (4) and Grindle

http://bangordailynews.com/2011/07/03/sports/machias-softball-stars-advance-to-district-final/ printed on October 1, 2014