Sunday, May 24, 2009
EMASS Baseball Players of the Day for May 23rd
Nate Witkowski (pictured above sliding) hurled a no-hitter to go along with five strikeouts as Malden Catholic shut out Medford (4-0) in a non-league tilt.
Georgetown's Josh Ingram (2-3, run, 4 RBI's) drove in all the Royals runs in a (4-0) Cape Ann League win over Ipswich.
Giovanni Abreau threw a 2-hit 11 strikeout gem as Madison Park advances to the Boston City League finals with a (10-0) shutout of West Roxbury.
Dracut's Kyle Adie (3 hits, HR, 5 RBI's) powered the Middies to a (11-3) Merrimack Valley Conference decision over Chelmsford.
Jeremy Miller (3 hits, 5 SB's, 5 RBI's) was the catalyst in Brookline's (8-4) victory over Triton in a Bay State vs. Cape Ann League tussle.
Lawrence's Mike Calzetta pitched a 15 strikeout 4-hitter to lead the Lancers to a (6-0) whitewashing of Merrimack Valley Conference foe Tewksbury.
John McGonigle pounded out four hits to pace Xaverian to a (11-4) win over Bishop Hendricken (RI) in a battle over state bragging rights.
Winchester's Bob Corcoran (5-5, 9 RBI's) had a monster offensive day in the Sachems (21-8) drubbing of Lynnfield in a Middlesex League vs CAL mismatch.
Vinnie Cortine (3-4, 3-run HR, 5 RBI) supplied the "O" in Belmont's (13-11) nail biter over Austin Prep.
Andover's John Farrell struck out 17 batters as the Golden Warriors shutout North Andover (1-0) in a non-league pitcher's duel.
Dan Ubele (5 IP, 2-hitter, 5 K's, 2 HR's, 5 RBI's) was Mr. Everything in Tyngsboro's (18-4) pounding of Ashland in the Ashland Tournament.