The Legends go 5-0 to win the Patriots Day Tournament at the New England Baseball Complex. The Legends outscored their opponents 39-4 in the 5 games.
In game #1 it was the Tyler Feldberg (Middleton, Ma) show on the mound. Tyler pitched 4 innings to earn the win allowing no hits and no runs. Connor Mackenzie (Plymouth, Ma) led the offense with 2 hits a triple with 2 RBI's. The Legends exploded for 10 runs in Game #2 vs the Strike Zone. Tedy Cove (Worcester, Ma) went the distance on the mound pitching 6 innings, allowing one hit and striking out 7. The offense was led by Zack Webber (Hamilton Wenham, Ma) 2 hits with 4 stolen bases and Alex Clemmey (Middletown, RI) added a HR with 2 RBI's. In the final pool play game the Legends sealed up the #1 seed by defeating the Nokona Chiefs 6-0 behind Zack Webber's 6 inning gem. Ryan Lush (Woburn, Ma) had an big RBI single and Cameron Lagrassa (Middleton, Ma) had a triple with an RBI.
In the Semi Finals the Legends once again got matched up with the Strike Zone and the result was very similar to the first game with the Legends winning 11-3. Troy Flood (Manchester, Ma) picked up the win on the mound with 4 solid innings and Giancarlo Miro (Revere, Ma) closed the door with a perfect inning. The offense was led by Jace Roossien (Nahant, Ma) who had two triples and 4 RBI's and Will Cooke (Hamilton Wenham, Ma) added 2 hits and 2 stolen bases.
The Championship Game featured a rematch with the Nokona Chiefs. Alex Clemmey was the star of the game on the mound and at the plate. He allowed 1 hit, struck out 10 batters in a complete game effort and he also added 2 hits including a triple that drove in 2 runs. The Legends won the game 3-0 and were crowned the 2019 Patriots Day Tournament Champions.
The 12U Legends Prospects go 5-0 to win the 12U April Classic Tournament at the New England Baseball Complex in Northborough Ma.
The Legends started off the tournament by going 3-0 in pool play to earn the #1 seed. In the 3 pool play games the Legends did not allow a hit or a run. In game #1 the Legends won 8-0 against the Wolverines on a cold Friday night game. Noah Crocker (Peabody, Ma), Shea Newhall (Lynn, Ma) and Jack DiFilippo (West Newbury, Ma) combined for a no-hitter. In game #2 the Legends won 9-0 behind Bradley McCafferty's (Beverly, Ma) no hitter. Owen Carrey (Litchfield, NH) 2 doubles, Joseph Brienze (Charlestown, Ma) Home Run and Danati Fronduto (Peabody, Ma) Home Run and a double led the offense for the Legends. In the final pool play game the Legends beat the NH Bobcats 9-0 behind Gian Gamelli's (Hamilton Wenham, Ma) no hitter with 10 strike outs. Patrick Clemmey (Middletown, RI) had 2 Home Runs and 2 RBI's and Colin Walsh (Melrose, Ma) added a single and a stolen base. Gar Hindle (Rye, NH) also added a base hit along with a stolen base while Cameron Willis (Georgetown, Ma) added a walk, stolen base and a run.
In the Semi Final game the Legends trailed the GBG Northeast 2-0 going into the bottom of the 5th and responded by scoring 3 runs on hits by Gamelli, Brienze, DiFilippo and McCafferty. The Legends hung on to win 3-2. Owen was lights out on the mound for the Legends.
In the Championship Game the Legends had to face the 2018 EBL Champions Nokona Chiefs. Nokona scored a run in the first inning but the Legends responded by scoring 3 runs in the bottom of the 3rd inning. Drew Mullaney (Boxford, Ma) started things off with a walk then back to back hits by Hindle and Carey. Carey then scored on a pass ball to give the Legends a 3-1 lead. The Legends added one more run in the 4th inning before Nokona hit back to back Home Runs to cut the lead to 4-3. The Legends held on for the win by getting a ground ball back to the pitcher to end the game. Patrick Clemmey got the win on the mound and Jack DiFilippo got the save. The Legends are now 9-1 on the young season.