All six Waldo County high school baseball and softball teams — Mount View, Searsport and Belfast — were in action on the diamonds on Friday, May 18, as all three schools swung to splits on the afternoon.

The Mustang split with Waterville as softball secured its first win of the campaign — a 14-2 victory — while baseball fell 10-2.

The Lions split with Medomak Valley of Waldoboro as baseball posted an 8-6 win, while softball was dealt a 13-4 loss.

Lastly, the Vikings also split with Bucksport, as baseball posted a 7-2 win, while softball fell 20-3.

The following is a recap of reported results:

Baseball

Belfast 8, Medomak Valley 6

At Waldoboro May 18, the Lions scored early and often and held off the host Panthers. Belfast scored two runs in the first and second innings and four more in the third, while Medomak Valley scored one in the second, four in the third and one in the fourth.

Leading the Lions at the plate were Jason Bartlett (single, RBI), Tyler Bartlett (run), Luke Hamlin (triple, double, 2 RBIs, run), Skylar Perkins (3 singles, 2 RBIs, 3 runs), Chris Kelley (double, single, RBI, 2 runs), Dakota Payson (2 singles, RBI) and Grey Dinsmore (single, run).

For the Panthers, Ryan Creamer (single, 2 runs), Wyatt Fillmore (single, run), Jordan Powell (single, 2 RBIs), Aiden Sturr (single), Gabe Allaire (double, single, run, 3 RBIs), Carson Murphy (run) and Kevin White (run) paced the offense.

Perkins, Jason Bartlett and Payson pitched for Belfast, as the trio allowed six hits and seven walks, with three strikeouts. Andrew Pruell, Creamer and White toed the rubber on the hill for Medomak Valley, as the group allowed 11 hits and three walks, with one strikeout.

In the Maine Principals’ Association Heal Point Standings for Class B North, Belfast (7-5, 32.6563 points) is 13th, while Ellsworth (12-1, 96.4844 points) is first in the 21-team region. The top 14 teams qualify for the playoffs.

Searsport 7, Bucksport 2

At Searsport May 18, the Vikings swung past the visiting Golden Bucks. Searsport scored one run in the first and fifth innings, two in the third and three in the fourth, while Bucksport plated its two runs in the first.

Ben Powell went the distance on the hill for the hosts, as he allowed six hits and no walks, with five strikeouts. Isaac Moore, Brady Findlay and Owen Gaudreau pitched for Bucksport, as the group allowed seven hits and three walks, with three strikeouts.

Leading Searsport at the plate were Daegan Moody (run), Powell (3 singles, 2 runs, 2 RBIs), Colby Snow (run), Charlie Spiegel (home run, double, single, 4 RBIs, run), Gabe Kneeland (run), Connor Kneeland (double, run) and Isaiah Runci (RBI).

For Bucksport, Logan Stanley (single, run), Tanner Stegner (double, run), Cam Grindle (single, 2 RBIs), Owen Gaudreau (single) and Jake Ames (2 doubles) paced the offense.

In the Maine Principals’ Association Heal Point Standings for Class D South, Searsport (9-2, 75.0781 points) is first in the 11-team region. The top eight teams qualify for the playoffs.

Waterville 10, Mount View 2

At Waterville May 18, the Purple Panthers plated runs early and often and secured a win over the ‘Stangs. Waterville scored four in the first, three in the second, two in the third and one in the sixth, while Mount View plated one in the first and third frames.

Leading Mount View at the plate were Max Tomlin (2 hits, 2 RBIs).

For Waterville, David Barre (2 hits, 3 RBIs) and Cody Pellerin (2 hits, 3 RBIs) paced the offense.

Andrew Savoy and Theo Dodge pitched for the Mustangs, while Kody Vallee pitched for the Purple Panthers.

In the Maine Principals’ Association Heal Point Standings for Class B North, Mount View (2-10, 5.7813 points) is 20th, while Ellsworth (12-1, 96.4844 points) is first in the 21-team region. The top 14 teams qualify for the playoffs.

Softball

Medomak Valley 13, Belfast 4

At Waldoboro May 18, the Panthers went on the offensive late in the contest and blasted past the Lions. Medomak Valley scored six runs in the fourth and fifth frames and one in the third, while Belfast plated three in the first and one in the third.

Gabby DePatsy pitched for the hosts, as she allowed seven hits and one walk, with 10 strikeouts. Brooke Richards pitched for Belfast, as she allowed 12 hits, two walks and two hit batters, with five strikeouts.

Leading the Panthers at the dish were Cassie Smeltzer (3 singles, 3 runs, RBI), Lydia Simmons (single, triple, 2 runs, 4 RBIs), Hallie Kunesh (single, 4 RBIs), Sadie Cohen (2 singles, run, RBI), Emily Wotton (double, single, 2 runs, 2 RBIs), Josie Jameson (single, double, run, RBI), Maddy White (run), DePatsy (run) and Abby Nelson (run).

For the Lions, Maya Cunningham (single, run, RBI), Olivia Lovejoy (run), Richards (single, double, 2 runs), Emma Mehuren (2 singles, RBI) and Macy Gale (3 singles) paced the offense.

In the Maine Principals’ Association Heal Point Standings for Class B North, Belfast (6-6, 39.9219 points) is 10th, while Brewer (12-0, 116.8750 points) is first in the 21-team region. The top 14 teams qualify for the playoffs.

Mount View 14, Waterville 2 (5 inns.)

At Waterville May 18, the Mustangs broke their 11-game losing streak — and busted into the win column — en route to a mercy-rule win over the Purple Panthers. Mount View scored three runs in the first inning, two in the second, three in the third, four in the fourth and two in the fifth, while Waterville scored one in the first and one in the fourth.

Leading Mount View at the plate were Taylor Hodgdon (double, run, RBI), Alex Fountain (single, run), Leah Bradstreet (double, single, run), Emma Fonger (double, single, 2 runs), Sage Cassidy (single, 3 runs), Devon Burgess (double, RBI, 2 runs, stolen base), Kate Bourgeois (run) and Emily Lancaster (2 singles, 3 runs, 2 RBIs, steal).

For Waterville, Madaya Kavis (single, 2 runs) and Elyssa Giguere (single) paced the offense.

Shelby Place pitched for the Purple Panthers, as she allowed 10 hits and two walks, with three strikeouts. Morgan Fonger pitched for Mount View, as she allowed two hits and no walks, with two strikeouts.

In the Maine Principals’ Association Heal Point Standings for Class B North, Mount View (1-11, 2.9688 points) is 21st, while Brewer (12-0, 116.8750 points) is first in the 21-team region. The top 14 teams qualify for the playoffs.

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