Poultney, Vt.- Green Mountain College settled for a split with Maine Maritime in NAC softball action Sunday afternoon, picking up an 8-6 win in game 2 of the doubleheader. In game one, the Mariners cruised to a 13-3 five-inning victory for their first conference win on the year. The Eagles now stand at 8-14 on the season and 3-5 in the NAC while MMA improved to 3-15, 1-7.In the opening game, Maritime hurler Mallory Stanley (Standish, ME) allowed 3 runs (1 earned) while scattering 5 hits and recording 3 strikeouts for the win. The Mariners tallied 4 runs in the fourth and 6 in the fifth on 10 hits. Stanley helped her own cause going 2-4, scoring 4 runs, and picking up an RBI. In the nightcap, the Eagles pulled out an 8-6 victory thanks to an 8 run 3rd inning. Despite only knocking 4 hits, GMC showed patience at the plate to draw 7 walks and used timely base running to seal the win. Freshman Chanleigh Casey (Hartford, NY) picked a pair of RBI’s in the 3rd when she drove a 3-1 pitch over the centerfielders head for a double and her only hit of the game. Maritime faces conference leaders Husson University Wednesday 3p.m. For more sports stories, pick up a copy of The Ellsworth American. House fire in Winter Harbor – October 27, 2014 admin Hancock County Court News Nov. 3 thorugh Dec. 11 – January 22, 2015 Bio Latest posts by admin (see all) Latest Posts State budget vs. job creation – January 22, 2015 This is placeholder textThis is placeholder text
Magee was part of Harry Murphy’s backroom team last season and will now make the step-up to the job for next year.The Wicklow County Board has also confirmed that Casey O’Brien will continue as manager of their senior hurlers.