|Cony High School||Bangor High School|
Bangor Rams Varsity defeated Cony 8-7 on Monday after taking the lead in the sixth inning. The game was tied at four with Bangor Rams Varsity batting in the bottom of the sixth when Lexi Cunningham tripled on the first pitch of the at bat, scoring two runs.
Bangor Rams Varsity built a four-run lead in the sixth inning and then held off Cony’s charge. Cony scored three runs in the failed comeback on a single by Jaiden Bowley, a single by Sam Mallory, and a single by Emily Houston.
Cony got things started in the first inning when Gaby McGuire singled on a 3-2 count, scoring one run.
Cony scored three runs in the seventh inning. The offensive firepower by Cony was led by Bowley, Mallory, and Houston, all driving in runs in the frame.
Cunningham led the Bangor Rams Varsity to victory on the pitcher’s mound. She lasted six innings, allowing 4 hits and five runs while striking out seven.
McGuire took the loss for Cony. She lasted six innings, allowing 13 hits and eight runs while striking out two and walking one.
Lindy Bezgembluk went 3-for-4 at the plate to lead Bangor Rams Varsity in hits.
Cony 200 002 3 — 7 5 2
Bangor 100 034 x — 8 13 3