Busline League middle school baseball and softball teams have swung — and pitched their way — into the season and, between the persistent spring rain and wet fields, continue to search for diamond victories.

Coaches can report results to Courier Publications/VillageSoup by emailing game information or by sending photos, taken by a smartphone, of the home and away scorebooks, to sports@courierpublicationsllc.com. Results also can be reported by calling 594-4401, extension 116.

Information provided below may not reflect all information for both teams.

Watch video, and see dozens of photos, below.

The following is a recap of reported results:


Oceanside 13, Camden-Rockport 3

At Thomaston May 1, the Mariners scored a boatload of runs early and sailed past the Schooners. Oceanside scored six in the second, five in the third and two in the sixth, while Camden-Rockport scored one each in the second, fourth and sixth frames.

Leading the Mariners at the plate were Austin Chilles (hit, run, RBI), Hunter Norton (hit, run, 2 RBIs), Connor Calderwood (hit, RBI), Jacob Carroll (hit), Duncan Oakes-Nelsen (2 runs), Brady Marchessault (hit, 2 runs), Landonn Tabbutt (4 hits, 2 runs, 2 RBIs), Max Bonzagni (2 hits, 2 runs, RBI), Andrew Peaco (hit, 3 RBIs, 2 runs) and Joshua Smalley (run, RBI).

For the Schooners, Adrian Pierce (2 hits, 3 RBIs), Mason Chadwick, (hit, run, RBI) and Noah Thackeray (hit) paced the offense.

Chilles and Calderwood toed the rubber for the Mariners, allowing four hits and five walks, with five strikeouts. Sawyer Olson, Lucas Moody and Thackeray pitched for the Schooners, allowing 12 hits and eight walks, with nine strikeouts.

Bristol 12, Medomak 4

At Waldoboro April 30, the Blue Devils swung past the Riverhawks.

Jayden Starr had two hits and two steals to lead Medomak, while Jacob Masters ripped two hits for Bristol.

Medomak 15, Searsport 5 (5 inns.)

At Waldoboro April 24, the Riverhawks soared past the visiting Vikings.

Leading Medomak at the plate was Brady Carter (2 singles, 4 runs), Garrett Hutchins (single, double, 3 runs) and Jake Bickmore (double, 2 singles, 3 runs).

For Searsport, Chase Brassbridge (2 singles), Cole Ellis (2 singles) and Nathan Ashey (1 single) paced the offense.

As a team, Medomak outhit Searsport 12-5 and, according to coach Shep Brown, got a solid performance in relief on the mound from Cole Wallace.

Oceanside 8th 5, Searsport 3

At Searsport April 23, the Mariners swung past the Vikings. Oceanside scored one run in the first, second, fourth, fifth and sixth frames, while Searsport scored its three runs in the first.

Leading the Mariners at the plate were Chilles (2 runs), Norton (hit, run), Carroll (2 runs) and Tabbutt (RBI). For the Vikings, Donald (hit, run), Ellis (hit, run), Wright (hit, 2 RBIs), Brassbridge (RBI) and Ashey (hit, run) paced the offense.

Chilles and Calderwood pitched for Oceanside, allowing four hits and four walks, with 17 strikeouts. Ashey and Gage Ellis pitched for Searsport, allowing one hit and nine walks, with 14 strikeouts.


Bristol 26, Medomak 7th 18

At Waldoboro April 30, the Blue Devils bested the Riverhawks in a high-scoring affair.

Quinn Overlock and Madi Simmons pitched for Medomak, while Nicole Hammond pitched for Bristol.

Scoring runs for the Riverhawks were Madi Simmons (4), Kylea Stone (3), Quinn Overlock (4), Chelsea Skyes (1), Addison McCormick (1), Mandi Karl (1), Skylah Ward (1) and Cindy Shelmerdine (3 runs). Simmons, Overlock, Maddison Greenrose, McCormick and Shelmerdine led Medomak at the plate.

Medomak 8th 19, Searsport 3 (4 inns.)

At Waldoboro April 24, the Riverhawks swung past the Vikings.

Leading the Medomak offense was Grace White (2 doubles), Lizzi Swan (double), Autumn Harvey (double), Ruth Havener (single), Taylor Podrasky (single) and Brianna Feyler (single).

For Searsport, Ana Lang (single, run), Kyla Perkins (run), Ariana Cross (single) and Jordan Greely (single) paced the offense.

Alyssa Creamer pitched for the Riverhawks and racked up 11 strikeouts on the day. Ana Lang allowed three hits and struck out eight in the pitching circle for the Vikings.

Camden-Rockport 7th 13, Medomak 1 (5 inns.)

At Camden April 24, the Schooners sailed past the Riverhawks. Camden-Rockport scored two in the first, one in the second, seven in the third, two in the fourth and one in the fifth, while Medomak scored one in the third.

Addison McCormick and Madison Greenrose each pitched for Medomak. Additional information was unavailable.

Searsport 12, Oceanside 10

At Searsport April 23, the Vikings outslugged the visiting Mariners.

Ana Lang pitched for Searsport and allowed four hits and striking out 15 batters.

Searsport broke a 10-10 tie in the sixth with a pair of runs and "held off a feisty Oceanside team in the top of the seventh to post their first win of the season," according to Searsport coach Dusty Nadeau.

Ariana Cross (2 singles, 4 runs), Ana Lang (single), Hunter Kronholm (RBI), Lily Nadeau (3 runs) and Kyle Perkins (3 runs) paced Searsport. Information on Oceanside was unavailable.