South Weymouth edges Messalonskee, 3-1.
South Weymouth, Mass. 3 Messalonskee, Maine 1
In the closest game of opening day, South Weymouth (Eastern Massachusetts Champions) came from behind to defeated Messalonskee, Maine, 3-1.
Picking up the victory for South Weymouth was Brian Urmano. Urmano, who pitched all six innings, allowed only one run on seven scattered hits while striking out six batters.
Messalonskee received a solid effort from starter Nick Mayo. Mayo, who worked three innings in the hot and humid afternoon, allowed no hits and struck out five batters.
In the top of the second inning, Messalonskee jumped out on top with one run on hits by Klint Hall and Jonathan Wilkie.
In the bottom of the fifth inning, South Weymouth scored three runs on two errors, one walk, and a bases clearing single by Brian Urmano.
Offensively, Messalonskee received hits from Jared Cunningham (2 for 3), Jon Wilkie (2 for 3), Dylan Burton (1 for 3), Nick Mayo (1 for 2), and Klint Hall (1 for 3).
South Weymouth received hits from Brian Urmano and Jay Davern.
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