North Haven High held on after taking an early two-run lead and defeated East Lyme 3-2 in the CIAC Class L baseball championship game June 13 at Palmer Field. CPTV Sports showed the game LIVE as part of its Spring Sprint coverage and will show replays in upcoming days (check broadcast schedule).
The state title was the fifth for North Haven coach Bob DeMayo, 82, who earned his 854th victory in his 57th season.
Sheehan-Wallingford pitchers Brandon Rentas and Zach Hart combined to hold Montville to two hits as the Titans shut out the Indians 5-0 in the CIAC Class M baseball championship game June 12 at Palmer Field in Middletown. CPTV Sports showed the game LIVE and ,will air replays in upcoming days.
Sheehan’s Nolan Cloutier (2-for-4 stolen base) and Paul Gozzo (2-for-3, RBI) each scored twice to lead the Titans offense. Sheehan (21-5), which beat Class LL champion Amity-Woodbridge twice in the regular season, was voted the No. 1 team in the final GameTimeCT.com state media/coaches poll.
Read the game story by the Meriden Record-Journal’s Ken Lipshez here.
Eli Oliphant scattered three hits and struck out seven to lead Amity-Woodbridge to an 8-1 victory over Staples-Westport in the Class LL baseball championship game June 13. CPTV Sports showed the game LIVE and will replay it several times in upcoming days.
It was the third straight Class LL title for Amity (21-7), which entered the tournament as a double-digit seed (14) for the second year in a row.
Mike Appel was 3-for-4 with a home run and two RBI for Amity, which broke the game open with a five-run fifth inning.
Staples finished 21-7.
Read the game story from GameTimeCT.com’s Henry Chisholm here.