FORT FAIRFIELD — Josh Churchill singled twice, scored once run and singled home another run to lead the Fort Fairfield Tigers to a 2-1 high school baseball win over Fort Kent Wednesday.
Austin Dufour also scored for Fort Fairfield and picked up the pitching victory with three innings of relief.
Austin Bixler earned the save with a scoreless seventh inning. He walked the leadoff batter, who then stole second and went to third on a passed ball before being picked off by Bixler to end the threat.
Alex Michaud had both of Fort Kent’s hits, including an RBI single.
Jared Soucy pitched a complete game with nine strikeouts for the Warriors.
Fort Kent (0-1) 000 100 0 — 1 2 1
Fort Fairfield (1-1) 101 000 x — 2 4 3
Soucy and Michaud; Towle, Dufour (4), Bixler (7) and Bixler, Towle (7)
Maranacook 4, Rockland 2
At Rockland, Pat Norwood hit a two-run home run to highlight a four-run fifth inning as Maranacook of Readfield defeated Rockland.
Keegan Ballard added a double for the Black Bears.
Lucas Morrill, Joe Nelson and Dylan Meklin each had two singles while Nick Little hit a home run for Rockland.
Maranacook (2-0) 000 040 0 — 4 4 0
Rockland (1-2) 001 100 0 — 2 9 0
Ballard, Clough (7) and Ogren; Morrill, Burch (6) and Nelsen
Bangor 9, Mt. Blue 3
At Farmington, Devin Lyshon hit three doubles, a single and drove in a run as Bangor topped Mt. Blue.
Jordan Clarke hit a single and a three-run home run in the second inning for the Rams.
Shane Smith had a double for Mt. Blue.
Bangor (4-0) 030 200 4 — 9 11 2
Mt. Blue (1-3) 010 200 0 — 3 7 3
Clarke, Lewis (7) and Morris, J. Larochelle (6); Dority, Witt (7) and Schanck
Erskine 8, Mount View 7
At Thorndike, Nick Grady hit a two-run homer and walked twice as the Eagles of South China held on for the win.
Caleb Bragg-Grady added a double and single for Erskine, while Andrew Ballantyne pitched a complete game.
Cody Raven hit a solo home run for Mount View while also striking out 10 batters during five innings on the mound.
Tyler Rednour singled twice for the Mustangs, while Tristen Ripley hit a two-run double in the bottom of the seventh to draw Mount View within a run.
Erskine Acad. (1-2) 401 120 0 — 8 5 5
Mount View (0-3) 200 210 2 — 7 9 4
Ballantyne and Belanger; Raven, Rednour (6) and Ripley
Gardiner 6, MCI 5
At Pittsfield, Gardiner rallied from a five-run deficit to score six runs in the seventh inning en route to victory over Maine Central Institute.
Donnie Cray hit a two-run single while Forrest Chadwick had an RBI triple and Nick Maschino added an RBI single.
Andy Shorey had three singles and three RBIs to pace MCI. Zack Doiron posted two singles and an RBI while Nick Cook had a single and two RBIs.
Gardiner (2-1) 000 000 6 — 6 8 1
MCI (0-3) 300 011 0 — 5 11 1
Cray, Chadwick (5), Bobrowiecki (7) and Wheelock; Cook, Egerton (7) and Howe
SAHS 22, CAHS 7
At Mars Hill, Cassie Garcelon had three singles and three RBIs as Southern Aroostook of Dyer Brook rolled.
Lauren McGary doubled and singled for two RBIs while Elizabeth Goodall had two singles (two RBIs) for the Warriors. Jasmine Rockwell singled twice and doubled to drive in two runs.
Kristin Long had two singles and Vicki McIntyre a triple and single for Central Aroostook. Rachel Donahue singled in two runs.
So. Aroostook (1-1) 050 (10)7 — 22 16 0
Cen. Aroostook (0-2) 012 40 — 7 6 7
Ev. Goodall and El. Goodall; Mosher, Brewer (5) and Hallet, Donahue (3)
Bangor 6, Mt. Blue 0
At Farmington, junior righthander Sam Bedore pitched her second no-hitter of the spring, striking out 11 and walking two as Bangor triumphed.
Bedore helped her cause with two hits, a double and a single, and an RBI. She has yet to yield an earned run this season.
Sophomore Sadie Redman knocked a solo homer and drove in a run with a single while Nicole Stairs provided three singles for the Rams, who played error-free defense behind Bedore.
Bangor (3-1) 032 100 0 — 6 12 0
Mt. Blue (1-3) 000 000 0 — 0 0 2
Bedore and Cosgrove; Campbell and LaPlant