Centaurs season comes to close
Casidhe Hoyt drove in a run for the Centaurs in the first inning, but East Lyme tied the Class L state tournament first-round game and then put it away with five runs in the fifth for a 6-1 victory.
The loss meant the Centaurs saw their season come to an end. They finished 9-13.
Hannah Burgess has two hits in the loss for The Academy which had only five hits.
Bulldogs knock Centaurs out of ECC tournament
The Centaurs dug themselves a hole, tried to rally in the seventh, but fell short and lost to Lyman Memorial, 5-2, Wednesday in an Eastern Connecticut Conference tournament play-in game.
With two outs in the seventh inning, Naomi Rivard reached on an error and advanced to second on the third hit of the game for catcher Julianna Nuttall. Casidhe Hoyt followed with her third hit of the game, knocking in both Rivard and courtesy runner Maria Scandalito to account for the only two runs of the game for the Centaurs (9-12).
Hannah Burgess (a triple), Heather Converse and Hannah Chubbuck had the only other hits for the Centaurs in the game.
Little Noises stop Centaurs
Heather Converse doubled in a run and scored on a Haley Armstrong single to give the Centaurs a 2-1 lead in the bottom of the fourth, but the Little Noises answered with five runs in the fifth and four in the sixth to take home a 10-6 win to Moodus.
Armstrong finished with three hits and three stolen bases while Hannah Burgess had two hits and two RBIs for the Centaurs (9-11). Converse and Hannah Chubbuck, who also doubled, both added two hits.
The Centaurs open Eastern Connecticut Conference tournament play today bat 4 p.m. The 10th-seeded Centaurs meet No. 7 Lyman Memorial in Lebanon.
|The Academy||at Waterford||Saturday, March 31 - FINAL: 10-9 (L)|
|The Academy||vs. Tourtellotte||Monday, April 9 FINAL - 17-4 (W)|
|The Academy||at Montville||Thursday, April 12 FINAL: 7-3 (L)|
|The Academy||vs. Killingly||Friday, April 13 FINAL: 13-4 (W)|
|The Academy||at Stonington||Wednesday, April 18 FINAL: 7-6 (L)|
|The Academy||at Plainfield||Friday, April 20 FINAL: 19-7 (W)|
|The Academy||at Fitch||Tuesday, April 24 FINAL 11-5 (L)|
|The Academy||at Ledyard||Thursday, April 26 FINAL: 2-0 (W)|
|The Academy||vs. Bristol Central||Saturday, April 28 FINAL: 5-2 (W)|
|The Academy||vs. Bacon Academy||Monday, April 30 FINAL: 17-6 (W)|
|The Academy||at Killingly||Tuesday, May 1 FINAL: 10-8, 8 innings, (W)|
|The Academy||vs. Waterford||Friday, May 4 FINAL: 8-1 (L)|
|The Academy||vs. East Lyme||Saturday, May 5 FINAL: 16-1, 5 innings (L)|
|The Academy||at Bacon Academy||Monday, May 7: FINAL: 14-7 (W)|
|The Academy||vs. Stonington||Wednesday, May 9 FINAL: 8-0 (L)|
|The Academy||at Valley Regional||Friday, May 11 FINAL: 2-0 (W)|
|The Academy||vs. Montville||Monday, May 14 FINAL: 9-3 (L)|
|The Academy||vs. Norwich Free Academy||Wednesday, May 16 FINAL: 19-2 (L)|
|The Academy||at Haddam-Killingworth||Friday, May 18 FINAL: 11-10 (L)|
|The Academy||vs. Hale Ray||Monday, May 21 FINAL: 10-6 (L)|
|The Academy||at Eastern Connecticut Conference tournament play-in game vs. Lyman.||Tuesday, May 22 FINAL: 5-2 (L)|
|The Academy||at Class L state tournament 1st round game at East Lyme||Tuesday, May 29 FINAL: 6-1 (L)|
|6||Megan Preston||9||P/Middle Infield|
|9||Mackenzie Leveille||9||Pitcher/Middle Infield|
|14||Naomi Rivard||12||Left field|
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