West Warwick wins opener, 10-0!
West Warwick, R.I. 10 Milford, Mass. 0
Led by the hitting of Kyle Henseler (2 for 3, one r.b.i. triple, and one run scored) and the solid shutout pitching of Ray Zincone, Joe Maynard, and Tyler Boisclair, West Warwick (Rhode Island State Champions) defeated Milford (Western Massachusetts Champions), 10-0.
Zincone, who pitched out of two jams in the first and second innings, struck out four batters, walked two and allowed only two hits. Maynard, who walked three batters in middle relief, struck out three batters to end the third inning. Boisclair struck out two batters in a 1-2-3 fourth inning.
In the bottom of the first inning, West Warwick scored three runs on three walks, one hit batsmen, and hits by Kyle Henseler (lead off single) and Andrew In (two run single).
In the bottom of the second inning, West Warwick broke open the game with five runs on hits by Joe Maynard (lead off single), Kyle Henseler (r.b.i. triple), and Trevor Lawton (two run opposite field single).
Offensively, West Warwick received contributions from Henseler (2 for 3), Zincone (two runs scored), Matt Grenier (two walks and one run scored), Boisclair (1 for 3, 1 r.b.i.), Lawton (1 for 1, two walks, two runs scored, and 2 r.b.i.'s), Mike Pellerin (r.b.i. single), Andrew In (1 for 2, 2 r.b.i.'s), Joe Maynard (2 for 2, one run scored), and David LaMountain (1 r.b.i.).