Sunday, May 3, 2015

Baseball team weekend recap


Silver Lake 9
Scituate 7

The Lakers overcame an early 7-1 deficit to defeat Scituate 9-7 in a key Patriot League game. Mike Melanson was fantastic in relief going 4 1/3 innings allowing 1 hit striking out 7. Adam Gay, Dan Cole and Josh Harvey each scored two runs as the Lakers rallied.


Silver Lake 6
Norwood 3

Will Gallagher was the star for the Lakers as he came into a bases loaded 1 out jam in the 2nd inning and struck out both batters he faced. Will pitched 3 1/3, allowing only 1 hit striking out 11. Anthony Videtto got the win as he was the pitcher of record when the Lakers broke the tie in the top if the 7th.

Gallagher also paced the Lakers offense as he went 1-2, 2 RBI (squeezed in the 1st and had the game winning RBI in the 7th), and a run scored. Josh Harvey pinch hit w 1 out in the top of the 6th and drove in the tying run. Mike Melanson went 2-4 w an RBI himself.

After the weekend the Lakers are now 7-4 and 4-2 in the league. The Lakers have two big league games this week when they host Middleboro Wednesday and Hingham Friday.