SOFTBALL

Portland at Marshwood

Monday, May 15, 2017

PORTLAND 2, MARSHWOOD 0

PORTLAND 2, MARSHWOOD 0:  The Bulldogs (10-1) scored a pair of runs in the top of the sixth inning and beat the Hawks (6-5) in a pitchers’ duel in South Berwick.

Jess Brown led off the sixth for Portland with a double and scored on an RBI single by Elaina Legere to give Portland a 1-0 lead. The Bulldogs added a run on a wild pitch.

Emersyn Colbath-Stevens had a triple and a single for Marshwood.

Brown went the distance to pick up the win, allowing five hits, striking out four and walking one.

Madison Eastman suffered the tough loss for the Hawks, allowing five hits, while striking out nine and walking one.

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Batteries—Brown and Legere; Eastman and E. Gray.
WP—Brown
LP—Eastman (3-5)
2B—P, Brown; M, E. Gray
3B—M, Stevens.
Repeat hitters—P, Legere; M, Stevens.