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High school baseball and softball

Diamond dandies: News from Panthers, Vikings, Windjammers, Mustangs

Medomak Valley softball, Camden Hills squads earn midweek wins, Mount View, Searsport not so fortunate
By Staff | Apr 29, 2021
Photo by: Mark Haskell Mount View's Draedyn Furrow, left, leads off second baseball as Camden Hills' Cam Brown watches on April 28 in high school baseball in Rockport. The host Windjammers edged the Mustangs of Thorndike 6-5.

Camden Hills of Rockport, Mount View of Thorndike, Medomak Valley of Waldoboro and Searsport high school diamond teams were in action on Wednesday, April 28, and the scenario proved a mixed bag of results for area squads.

By day’s end, the Windjammers went 2-0, Panthers 1-1 and Vikings 0-2 against the Mustangs, Erskine Academy of South China and Central of Corinth, respectively.

Windjammer baseball swung to a 6-5 win and softball a 10-5 over over the Mustangs, while Viking baseball fell 12-0 in five innings and softball 3-0 to the Red Devils.

The Panthers split with the Eagles as softball earned a 15-10 win, while baseball was dealt a 12-4 loss.

The Mustangs and Vikings again hit the diamonds Thursday, April 29, with the Viking softball team the lone team to collect a win with a 5-0 victory over George Stevens Academy of Blue Hill.

The Viking baseball team fell 5-0 to the Eagles, while the Mustangs baseball and softball teams fell 4-2 and 7-0, respectively, to Waterville.

Watch video and see 50 photos below from Mount View at Camden Hills baseball game.

The following is a recap of reported results:

Softball

Searsport 5, George Stevens Academy 0

At Searsport April 29, the Vikings collected their first win of the campaign, this one over the Eagles. Searsport scored two runs in the first inning, two in the third and one in the fifth.

Leading the hosts at the plate were Kyla Perkins (2 singles, run), Makenzie Alley (double, 2 runs), Sarah Gent (single, 2 runs), Ana Lang (2 doubles, single) and Lily Nadeau (single).

For the visitors, Sophie Peasley (2 singles), Taylor Barnet (single) and Alyssa Ladd (single) paced the offense.

Lang pitched for Searsport, as she allowed four hits and no walks, with nine strikeouts. Ladd worked the circle for GSA, as she allowed seven hits and four walks, with eight strikeouts.

Waterville 7, Mount View 0

At Thorndike April 29, the Purple Panthers defended their home diamond with a shutout of the Mustangs. Waterville scored two runs in the third inning and five in the seventh.

Alexa Coffin had the lone hit of the day for Mount View — a lead triple in the top of the first — but was stranded as Waterville did not allow a hit the rest of the day.

Leading Waterville at the plate were Abigail Williams (triple, run), Ebba Heaton-Jones (2 singles, run), Raylee Gilbert (2 singles, run, stolen base), SavAnna Cormier (triple, single), Gillian Poulin (single, run, stolen base), Haley Dunn (single, run) and Rylee Lint (single, 2 runs, 2 stolen bases).

Gilbert tossed a one-hit shutout for Waterville, as she allowed one walk and struck out 17. Morgan Fonger pitched for Mount View, as she allowed 10 hits and three walks, with five strikeouts.

Camden Hills 10, Mount View 5

At Thorndike April 28, the Windjammers doubled up the Mustangs and sailed to a five-run win. Camden Hills scored one run in the second inning, four in the sixth and five in the seventh, while Mount View tallied individual runs in the first, third, fourth, fifth and seventh frames.

Leading the Windjammers at the plate were Kyra Anderson (single, stolen base, run), Alyssa Bland (triple, 2 runs, 2 steals), Lillia Stone (2 singles, 3 runs, 3 steals), Ava Dube (double, single, run, steal), Olivia Brown (double, single, run, steal), Sierra Laukka (single, run) and Maggie Blemaster (single, steal).

For the ‘Stangs, Alexa Coffin (single, run), Hannah Coolen (run, steal), Maddie Roux (2 runs), Emma Fonger (2 doubles, single, steal), Ezra Holt (run, steal) and Maddy Bisson (single) paced the offense.

Morgan Fonger and Emma Fonger pitched for Mount View, as the sisters allowed 10 hits and five walks, with two strikeouts. Stone and Laukka worked the circle for Camden Hills, as the duo allowed five hits and five walks, with six strikeouts.

Medomak Valley 15, Erskine Academy 10

At Waldoboro April 28, the unbeaten Panthers continued to wield potent bats in the early portion of the season with a win over the Eagles.

Medomak Valley scored one run in the first inning, one in the second, five in the third, two in the fourth, one in the fifth and five in the sixth, while Erskine Academy plated one in the first, three in the third and six in the fifth.

Leading the Panther offense were Aly Creamer (triple, 2 singles, 2 runs, RBI), Hannah Lee (single, run, RBI), Madison Boynton (run), Natalie Stewart (single, 2 runs), Lucy Jameson (double, 3 RBIs), Addison McCormick (2 singles, run), Eliza Nelson (single, RBI), Haley Puchalski (home run, 2 runs, 2 RBIs), Eliza Spear (single, 2 runs, RBI), Emily Harris (run, stolen base), Stephanie Morse (single, run, stolen base) and Grace White (single, 2 runs).

For the Eagles, Emma Fortin (double, single, 2 runs, 2 RBIs), Mackenzie Kutniewski (double, run), Mackenzie Toner (double, 2 runs), Hannah Huff (single, RBI), Maddie Lully (2 singles, run, RBI, stolen base), Kayla Peaslee (single, run), Paige Sutter (run) and Karen Potter (2 singles, run) paced the offense.

Lee pitched for Medomak Valley, as she allowed 10 hits and four walks, with five strikeouts. Huff pitched for Erskine Academy, as she allowed 13 hits and six walks, with five strikeouts.

Central 3, Searsport 0

At Searsport April 28, the Red Devils held the Vikings to three hits, while three runs were enough to collect a win over the hosts. Central scored one run in the third and two in the seventh.

Makenzie Alley singled twice and Sarah Gent once for the Vikings, while Britni Grant (hit), Bayley Casavant (hit, run), Isabelle Allen (hit, run, RBI), Alexyss Curtis (run) and Chloe Daigle (hit) paced the Red Devils.

Ana Lang pitched for Searsport, as she allowed four hits and one walk, with a whopping 17 strikeouts. Kaelyn Parks pitched for Central, as she allowed three hits and no walks, with 12 strikeouts.

Baseball

George Stevens Academy 5, Searsport 0

At Blue Hill April 29, the Eagles soared past the Vikings. GSA scored two runs in the third inning, one in the fourth and two in the fifth.

Brady Clements singled for the lone hit for Searsport and also stole a base in the loss.

For GSA, Sol Lorio (double), Jonah Reay (2 singles, run), Garrett Parker (single), Harrison Walden (single), Will MacArthur (run, stolen base), Jed Sawyer (single, run, stolen base), Teague Smallidge (double), Haven Smith (single), Breton Lebel (single, run) and Jack Gray (run, stolen base) paced the offense.

Parker tossed a one-hit shutout for GSA, as he yielded one walk and struck out 16 batters in the win. Josh Wright and Cody Reynolds combined to allow nine hits and two walks, with 12 strikeouts for Searsport.

Waterville 4, Mount View 2

At Thorndike April 29, the Purple Panthers doubled up the host Mustangs. Mount View scored runs in the fourth and sixth innings, while Waterville plated three in the third and one in the seventh.

Leading the Mustangs at the plate were Noah Hurd (run, stolen base), Declan Knowlton (run), Brady Moulton (2 doubles) and Sam Valleau (single).

For the Purple Panthers, Liam Von Oesen (hit, run), Joe Hamelin (run, stolen base), Brandon Bearce (run) and Spencer Minihan (hit, run, stolen base) paced the offense.

Hurd pitched for Mount View, as he allowed two hits and no walks, with 10 strikeouts. Hamelin pitched for Waterville, as he allowed three hits and two walks, with four strikeouts.

Camden Hills 6, Mount View 5

At Rockport April 28, the Windjammers plated six runs in the third inning, which proved enough to edge the Mustangs. Mount View scored three in the fifth and one in the sixth and seventh innings.

Leading Camden Hills at the plate were Liam O’Neal (double, single, run, stolen base), Matt Kremin (single, run), Aiden Schecter (single, run), Hunter Norton (2 singles, run, steal), Obie Miller (2 singles, run) and Lucas Moody (single, run).

For Mount View, Draedyn Furrow (2 singles, 2 runs, 3 steals), Noah Hurd (run, steal), Brady Moulton (run), Kyle Ingraham (single) and Sean Raven (single, run) paced the offense.

Hunter Bell and Logan Putansu pitched for the Windjammers, as the duo allowed four hits and five walks, with three strikeouts. Declan Knowlton went the distance on the hill for the Mustangs, as he allowed nine hits and no walks, with four strikeouts.

Central 12, Searsport 0 (5 inns.)

At Corinth April 28, the Vikings made nine errors and could not muster a hit at the plate as the Red Devils coasted to the win. Central scored one run in the first stanza, three in the second and third and five in the fourth.

Noah Kepple and Makiah Bryant combined on the no-hitter on the mound for Central as the duo walked two and struck out six. Gage Ellis, Nate Ashey and Cole Ellis pitched for Searsport, as the trio allowed 13 hits, no walks and one hit batter, with two strikeouts.

Ivan Tibbetts (2 singles, 2 runs), Noah Kepple (2 singles), Ben Speed (double, run), Scott Ferrie (double), Bryce Burns (single, run), Simon Allen (single), Hunter Weeks (3 runs), Malachi Miller (3 singles, 3 runs) and Jack Miller (2 singles, 2 runs) led the hosts.

Erskine Academy 12, Medomak Valley 4

At Waldoboro April 28, the Eagles pulled away from the Panthers with a five-run seventh inning and soared to victory. EA also scored two in the second, one in the fourth and four in the fifth, while Medomak Valley plated one in the first, two in the second and one in the third.

Leading the Panthers at the plate were Ethan Reed (2 hits, RBI), Isaiah Staples (2 hits, run), Garret Hutchins (hit), Hayden Staples (hit, RBI), Aiden Starr (run), Matt Holbrook (run), Isaac Simmons (hit), Blake Morrison (hit, run, RBI) and Max Moody (hit, RBI).

For the Eagles, Liam Perfetto (hit, run, RBI), Isaac Hayden (run), Grady Hotham (2 hits, 3 RBIs, run), Nick Barber (hit, RBI, 2 runs), Josh Bragg (2 hits, run, RBI), Sam Boynton (hit, 3 runs), Riley Sullivan (hit, RBI) and Hunter Foard (hit, run) paced the offense.

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

Mount View baseball at Camden Hills
Camden Hills hosts Mount View on April 28 in high school baseball in Rockport. (Video by: Mark Haskell and Zack Miller)
Scene from Mount View at Camden Hills on April 28 in high school baseball in Rockport. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Mount View at Camden Hills on April 28 in high school baseball in Rockport. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Mount View at Camden Hills on April 28 in high school baseball in Rockport. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Mount View at Camden Hills on April 28 in high school baseball in Rockport. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Mount View at Camden Hills on April 28 in high school baseball in Rockport. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Mount View at Camden Hills on April 28 in high school baseball in Rockport. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Mount View at Camden Hills on April 28 in high school baseball in Rockport. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Mount View at Camden Hills on April 28 in high school baseball in Rockport. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Mount View at Camden Hills on April 28 in high school baseball in Rockport. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Mount View at Camden Hills on April 28 in high school baseball in Rockport. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Mount View at Camden Hills on April 28 in high school baseball in Rockport. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Mount View at Camden Hills on April 28 in high school baseball in Rockport. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Mount View at Camden Hills on April 28 in high school baseball in Rockport. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Mount View at Camden Hills on April 28 in high school baseball in Rockport. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Mount View at Camden Hills on April 28 in high school baseball in Rockport. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Mount View at Camden Hills on April 28 in high school baseball in Rockport. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Mount View at Camden Hills on April 28 in high school baseball in Rockport. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Mount View at Camden Hills on April 28 in high school baseball in Rockport. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Mount View at Camden Hills on April 28 in high school baseball in Rockport. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Mount View at Camden Hills on April 28 in high school baseball in Rockport. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Mount View at Camden Hills on April 28 in high school baseball in Rockport. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Mount View at Camden Hills on April 28 in high school baseball in Rockport. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Mount View at Camden Hills on April 28 in high school baseball in Rockport. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Mount View at Camden Hills on April 28 in high school baseball in Rockport. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Mount View at Camden Hills on April 28 in high school baseball in Rockport. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Mount View at Camden Hills on April 28 in high school baseball in Rockport. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Mount View at Camden Hills on April 28 in high school baseball in Rockport. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Mount View at Camden Hills on April 28 in high school baseball in Rockport. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Mount View at Camden Hills on April 28 in high school baseball in Rockport. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Mount View at Camden Hills on April 28 in high school baseball in Rockport. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Mount View at Camden Hills on April 28 in high school baseball in Rockport. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Mount View at Camden Hills on April 28 in high school baseball in Rockport. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Mount View at Camden Hills on April 28 in high school baseball in Rockport. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Mount View at Camden Hills on April 28 in high school baseball in Rockport. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Mount View at Camden Hills on April 28 in high school baseball in Rockport. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Mount View at Camden Hills on April 28 in high school baseball in Rockport. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Mount View at Camden Hills on April 28 in high school baseball in Rockport. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Mount View at Camden Hills on April 28 in high school baseball in Rockport. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Mount View at Camden Hills on April 28 in high school baseball in Rockport. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Mount View at Camden Hills on April 28 in high school baseball in Rockport. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Mount View at Camden Hills on April 28 in high school baseball in Rockport. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Mount View at Camden Hills on April 28 in high school baseball in Rockport. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Mount View at Camden Hills on April 28 in high school baseball in Rockport. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Mount View at Camden Hills on April 28 in high school baseball in Rockport. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Mount View at Camden Hills on April 28 in high school baseball in Rockport. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Mount View at Camden Hills on April 28 in high school baseball in Rockport. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Mount View at Camden Hills on April 28 in high school baseball in Rockport. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Mount View at Camden Hills on April 28 in high school baseball in Rockport. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
Scene from Mount View at Camden Hills on April 28 in high school baseball in Rockport. (Photo by: Mark Haskell)
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