American Legion: Cheshire shuts out RCP to capture state championship

Cheshire captured its first American Legion state baseball title with a 3-0 win over RCP on Saturday. Photo by Jimmy Zanor - Middletown Press

STAMFORD >> Cheshire’s Kyle Waldron sat in the dugout during game two of the American Legion state championship series and watched his teammates miss a chance to clinch their first ever state title. Waldron made sure Cheshire’s second opportunity was going to be a memorable one. The 6-5 righthander went the distance in the decisive […]

Little League: Flink, Fairfield American blank Maine, improve to 2-0 in New England Regional

Fairfield American's Jamie Flink gave up just three hits in Saturday evening's 10-0 win over Maine. Photo by Mary Albl

BRISTOL >> Coming into the New England Regional Little League Tournament, Fairfield American head coach Mike Steed said his team’s balanced offensive attack would be a strength. Saturday night the bats said it all as Fairfield pounded out 13 hits and starting pitcher Jamie Flink threw five full innings giving up just three hits in […]