|Buckfield High School||Searsport District High School|
At Searsport on Friday, the three-time defending state champions Vikings defended their home field with a five-inning mercy-rule win over the fourth-ranked Buckfeild Bucks in a Class D South semifinal.
Searsport (12-6) advanced to the Class D South championship against No. 2 Richmond at 3 p .m. Wednesday at St. Joseph’s College in Standish.
Ben Powell led No. 1 Searsport with four singles and five RBIs, Colby Snow added three singles and two RBIs and Charlie Spiegel had two singles and two RBIs.
Ethan Jackson recorded two singles and a run scored while Zach Grover added a single and a run to lead the Buck (11-7)s.
Buckfield 002 00 — 2 6 5
Searsport 050 34 — 12 10 4
Kraske, Jackson (5) and Merrill; Spiegel and Powell