The Champlain Valley Union High baseball team will head to the diamond next week to raise money for a Williston community member fighting cancer.
On Thursday, May 1 at 4:30 p.m., the CVU varsity baseball team will be taking on the South Burlington Rebels in this year’s Strike Out Cancer game.
The game is being played to raise funds for June Poodiak and her family’s fight against cancer. Her son, Dan, is a member of the Redhawks baseball team. The event, which will be held at CVU, will have raffle tickets, bright pink and black t-shirts for sale and a food truck.
Please come and support!
North Country 6, Colchester 3: In his varsity debut, Collin Myrick struck out seven and gave up one earned run in five innings to lead host North Country past Colchester.
Tyler Sanville and Andrew Gonyaw each had two hits and two RBIs and Wyatt Prue also had two hits with an RBI for NC.
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Rice 8, Essex 5: Rice used a six-run second inning to pull ahead and William Hesslick pitched the Green Knights to a win over host Essex.
Hesslink went seven innings, giving up three earned runs on eight hits with three strikeouts. Sean Remillard had an RBI single as part of the big second, which saw Rice (2-0) score six runs on five walks, two errors and one hit.
Joey Robertson took the loss for Essex (1-1), allowing four earned runs in 1 1/3innings of work. Jacob Gaboriault was 2-for-4 with a RBI double to lead the Hornets.
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