At Dartmouth, Nova Scotia:
NS1 Bridgewater-3 NB2 Saint John -2
Jim Prescott (Halifax, NS) went the distance and fanned thirteen batters along the way as Bridgewater edged Saint John 3-2. Prescott also scored a run to help his cause and Aiden O’Brien (Bridgewater, NS) had two hits and scored two runs. Saint John received a strong pitching performance from Shaun Hickey (Saint John, NB) who had nine strikeouts in six innings of work.
PE2 Charlottetown-18 NL1 St. John’s-14
In a wild one, Charlottetown earned an 18-14 win over St. John’s. Charlottetown’s Jordan Reid (Charlottetown, PEI) had two hits, two RBI and scored a run while St. John’s received a hit and two runs scored from Dylan MacKenzie (St. John’s, NL).
NB1 Dieppe-14 Dartmouth-4
Chris Higgins (Rothesay, NB) went 4-for-4 as Dieppe thumped Dartmouth 14-4. Dominic Tardif (Dieppe, NB) went 3-for-4, scored three runs and had two RBI while Patrick Barrieau (Dieppe, NB) went 3-for-4 and scored two runs. Nicolas LeBlanc (Dieppe, NB) had seven strikeouts in five innings of work and earned the win.
PE1 Summerside-11 NL2 Mount Pearl-1
Karson Myers (Richmond, PEI) allowed only two hits through four innings on the mound as Summerside earned an 11-1 mercy-rule win over Mount Pearl. Myers also collected a hit and scored a run while Kyle Pinksen (Kensington, PEI) had two hits, two RBI and scored a run.
NS1 Bridgewater-8 PE2 Charlottetown-6
Bridgewater held off a late surge from Charlottetown and hung on for an 8-6 win. Jim Prescott made his presence felt again as he had two hits, one RBI and scored three runs. Charlottetown’s Devon Simmons (Charlottetown, PEI) went 2-for-2 and scored a run.
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