Tiger, Commodore baseball teams win; Mt. Abe edged
ADDISON COUNTY — In high school baseball action on Tuesday, Middlebury broke into the win column, Vergennes won its second straight, and Mount Abraham dropped its opener.
The Tigers thumped host Milton, 17-5, taking an 8-3 lead after two innings and then putting the game away with eight runs in the final two frames. Jordy Stearns tossed a complete-game seven-hitter to earn the win, striking out seven, and also poked a pair of hit. MUHS managed nine hits in all, including two apiece also from Hale Hescock andAaron Larocque, and took advantage of 14 Milton errors in evening its record at 1-1.
VUHS picked up an 8-0 win at BFA-Fairfax. Tucker Stearns sparked the Commodores by tossing a complete-game two-hitter for the Commodores and striking out seven. Stearns also delivered a pair of key hits as VUHS improved to 2-1 heading into a Thursday game at Mount Abraham.
Host Colchester edged the Eagles, 5-3, scoring two runs in each of the first and fourth innings. Parker Hines doubled in a run for Mount Abe, and Jackson Gepfert singled in another. Eben Clifford took the pitching loss.
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