The Busline League middle school spring sports seasons are underway, with Midcoast squads taking to the baseball and softball diamonds Tuesday afternoon, April 23 under cold, dreary weather conditions.

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Coaches can submit results from middle school events by emailing sports@courierpublicationsllc.com or calling 594-4401, extension 116.

The following is a recap of reported results from April 23:

Softball

Oceanside 23, Troy Howard 3

At Thomaston April 23, the Mariners sailed to their first win of the season over the visiting Lions in a game that was called due to darkness and rain.

Lauren Hatch pitched for Oceanside, allowing three runs on two hits and seven walks, with four strikeouts. Madelyn Young also scored three runs for the Mariners.

Additional information was unavailable.

Camden-Rockport 27, Medomak 1 (5 innings)

At Waldoboro April 23, the Schooners scored 16 runs in the first inning and sailed to a convincing win over the Riverhawks.

Charlotte Messer pitched for the Schooners, as she allowed three hits and one walk, with five strikeouts. Shanae Secotte pitched for the Riverhawks, scattering 12 hits and 15 walks, while striking out seven.

Leading CRMS at the plate were Maddie Wickenden (home run), Abby O'Donal (home run), Claire Pierce (3 singles), Ginny Laurita (triple), Sarah Contento (triple), Samantha Leighton (single), Ashley Williams (single), Eliza Brown (single), Shelby Ames (single) and Messer (single)

For Medomak, Amber Hagin, Nicole Obuchon and Hannah Carter each singled.

Baseball

Medomak 15, Camden-Rockport 11

At Waldoboro April 23, the Riverhawks prevailed in a back-and-forth affair over the visiting Schooners to start the regular season.

Camden-Rockport led 3-2 early after scoring two runs on a throwing error, but Medomak scored six unanswered runs to take an 8-3 lead. The Schooners then plated six straight runs to push ahead 9-8 before the Riverhawks scored six more and eventually pulled away.

The Schooners had two runners thrown out at the plate on "incredibly close calls in the final inning," said CRMS coach Kevin Pierce.

Cameron Robinson had three hits to lead the Schooners, while Isaac Eutsler added two hits and Patrick White, Jake Faria, Sam Feener and Tyler Stewart each one hit.

Brandon DeBrosky led CRMS with three hits, while Gavin Boyd, Matt Morse, Eric Mahoney, Connor Donovan, Brad Spear and Isaac Hall each added one hit.

Taylor McLain struck out eight batters over 3 2/3 innings, while Adam Eutsler struck out three over the final 3 1/3 on the hill for the 'Hawks.

Boyd and Debrosky combined to strike out six batters for the Schooners.

Courier Publications sports staff can be reached by phone at 207-594-4401 or by email at sports@courierpublicationsllc.com.