Friday, August 21, 2015

SOUTHEAST DEFEATS NEW ENGLAND, 7-1

Photo courtesy of Little League Baseball®
South Williamsport, PA - Alex Edmondson was untouchable on Friday, throwing a no-hitter in Southeast's 7-1 victory over New England.

No New England batter was able to locate Edmondson's pitches during the game. Edmondson threw a no-hitter, striking out 15 batters and walking one while recording his momentous feat. He got David Marchetti to strike out for the final out of the game.

Southeast beat New England thanks to 12 hits, including four extra base hits. Southeast scored two runs in the sixth on Southeast scored in the sixth on an RBI single by Gage Laymon and an RBI single by Edmondson.

Edmondson racked up three RBIs on three hits for Southeast.

Dylan Demers took the loss for New England. He lasted just 2 1/3 innings, walked one, struck out four, and allowed four runs.

Southeast never trailed after scoring two runs in the first on a two-run home run by Edmondson.

Southeast matched its one-run third inning with one more in the fifth. In the third, Southeast scored on a solo home run by Terrence Gist.
This article posted with permission of Little League Baseball®.

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