The Hartt Transportation Hampden Junior American Legion team is 2018 state champion. A 8-5 walk-off win over Messalonskee Tuesday evening gives the River Jacks the title.

Hampden scored twice in the bottom of the 7th inning, the only time the River Jacks had the lead.

They finish the state tourney undefeated and move on to the Northeast Regonal.

 2018 MAINE JUNIOR AMERICAN LEGION TOURNAMENT

HOST SITE: MANSFIELD STADIUM, BANGOR

MONDAY, JULY 30th

G12  5pm           Messalonskee 6    Fairfield 0

G13  7:30pm      Hampden 7    Thirsty Turf/Cheverus 1

TUESDAY, JULY 31st

G14  5pm           Championship Game: Hampden 6   Messalonskee 5