The Bangor Rams scored two unearned runs in the first inning and then made those runs hold up to collect a 2-0 Class A North quarterfinal win over the Hampden Broncos.

The first three batters for the Rams reached base on Bronco errors, two of them scored.

Then the game turned into a pitcher's duel.

Bangor senior Peter Kemble scattered five Hampden hits over seven innings. He struck out seven and did not walk a batter.

Meanwhile, Bronco senior Alex McKenney allowed the Rams just two hits. He struck out 10 and did not walk a batter.

The game took one hour and 13 minutes.

Hampden's season ends with an 11-6 record.

Bangor(13-4) travels to play #1 Oxford Hills Saturday in the semi-final round.

Hampden    0  0  0  0  0  0  0       0   5   3

Bangor        2  0  0  0  0  0  0       2   2   0

 

Thursday Q-Final Scores:

Class A Baseball

#7 Mt. Ararat 3   Brewer 2

#3 Edward Little  vs  #6 Lewiston  (In Progress)

#1 Oxford Hills 9   #8 Camden Hills 1

Class A Softball

#4 Bangor 2   #5 Lewiston 1

#1 Skowhegan 5   #8 Cony 0

Class B Baseball

#1 Old Town 9   #8 Waterville 1

#2 Hermon 3   #10 Presque Isle 1

#5 Ellsworth 6   #4 Nokomis 1

Class B Softball

#2 Old Town 2   #7 WInslow 0

#3 Hermon 10   #7 Foxcroft 4

#8 Ellsworth 6   #1 Gardiner 2

Class C Baseball

#9 Ft Kent 3   #1 GSA 2