Sunday, August 5, 2012

Game One: Ipswich - 11, Beverly - 9

The Beverly Giants jumped out to a 6 to 0 lead in the first inning but lost 11 to 9.  The Ipswich Chiefs trailed 6 to 3 in the fifth inning when they exploded for 8 runs to take an 11 to 6 lead.  The Giants scored 3 runs in the bottom of the seventh inning but left the tying run at the plate.
Kevin Michael earned the win for Ipswich pitching a complete game.  Michael was also 3 for 5 with an RBI at the plate.  Greg Doucette was 2 for 5 with a HR and 2RBI.  Chris Zaremba and Andy Knox both knocked in two runs.

Josh Levesque was charged with the loss for the Giants.  At the plate, Levesque was 3 for 3 with a run scored.  Ty Besse doubled twice and had 2 RBI.  Paul Drinkwater knocked in two runs.

Game Two is Monday night in Ipswich.