The Orono Red Riots scored 2 runs in the bottom of the 6th inning and beat the Mattanawcook Academy Lynx, 4-2 in Orono on Tuesday, April 25th.

Ellis Spaulding threw a complete game for the Red Riots, going 7 innings and allowing 4 hits and 2 runs. He struck out 12 and walked 5.

James Trott started on the mound for the Lynx, and went 3.2 innings. He allowed 4 hits and 2 runs, striking out 5 and walking 3. Brayden Irish took the loss, pitching the final 2.1 innings. He allowed 1 hit and 2 runs, striking out and walking 3.

Spaulding helped himself at the plate going 2-2 with a double and driving in 2 runs. Caden Gray, Kase Walston, and Noah Schiff each singled for Orono. Caden Gray and Andrew Barrett each had a stolen base.

Mattanawcook Academy had 4 hits, 3 of which were doubles. Avery Jordan, Griffin House and Isaac Hainer each doubled for the Lynx. Bradley Dill had a single. Hainer had a stolen base.

The win was Orono's 1st of the year. They're now 1-2 and will host the Central Red Devils on Thursday, April 27th at 4:30 p.m.

Mattanawcook Academy's loss was their 1st of the year and they're now 2-1. They play at Lee Academy against the Pandas on Thursday, April 27th at 4:30 p.m.

You can vote for the Spring Week 1 High School Athlete of the Week HERE until Thursday night, April 27th at 11:59 p.m.

You can nominate a Maine High School Athlete for their accomplishments during the week April 24-29 HERE by Sunday, April 30th. We will then put together the list, on Monday, and then you'll then be able to vote on the nominees May 1st - 4th (11:59 p.m.) with the Spring Week 2 Winner being announced on Friday, May 5th. You can vote as often as you wish.

Please let us know in the email why you are nominating someone. Try to be specific with hits, strikeouts, how many goals,  how fast they ran, how high they jumped, etc

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