A family trip to the Old Tavern Road Complex on Wednesday night to view a Zone 2 battle - Branford at Orange.
It was an exciting game that went down to the final out. Branford had the tying run at 2nd base in the 7th inning. Orange nipped Branford 4-3 to even their 3 game series 1-1.
Ben Lodewick was the winning pitcher. Jonathan McNelis had 2 hits, scored a run and had an rbi, Peter Spodnick had an rbi as well as Edward Criscuolo for Orange.
Alphonse Suppa drove in all 3 runs for Branford. Orange is 9-5, Branford 10-3.
Also in Zone 2, North Haven defeated West Haven 6-5.
In Zone 3 games:
Cheshire 9 Guilford 0 Cheshire has clinched the Zone 3 Regular Season Title
Meriden 3 Southington 0
Wallingford 11 Madison 2 Caden Cloutier was the winning pitcher. Sam DeMaio had a double, triple and 4 rbis, Tyler Lyons had an rbi double and Russ Edeen had an rbi double for Wallingford.
Middletown took 2 games from East Haddam.
Little League Softball(11-12) State Tournament begins Thursday in Windsor Locks.
Fairfield will play Seymour at 8pm.
Little League Baseball(11-12) District 4 Baseball Tournament takes the spotlight on Thursday night.
It's the Semifinals
Orange at Max Sinoway(North Haven)
Milford International vs. Milford Lou Gehrig
The 2 winners meet for the District 4 Championship Saturday in Milford.
Intra-City rivalry - you gotta love it - one part of Milford will be happy - the other part won't
I think I will get a first hand look myself
Milford - Milford - and ME