MT. MANSFIELD, Vt. — Ethan King pitched a five-inning no-hitter Wednesday and the Adams Glass Senior Babe Ruth team rolled to an 8-0 victory over Mt. Mansfield, Vt. in a game called after five innings due to rain.
King struck out 10 and walked three as Adams Glass improved to 11-6-1 overall and 5-1-1 in Vermont league play.
The Peru-based team scored two runs in the third inning to take the lead and added six more in the fifth.
Nick Demarais led the way offensively with a double and triple, while Kyle Sprague added two singles and three RBI, Jacob Kennedy a single, double and RBI, King a two-run double, Alex Lamberton a single and two RBI, and Kyle McCarthy a single.
“We had over an hour of rain delays just to get five innings in,” Adams Glass coach John Demarais said. “But we were able to stay focused and continued to support good pitching by putting up some runs.”
The same two teams go at it at 6 p.m. tonight in Peru.
Adams Glass 8, Mt. Mansfield 0 (5)
Adams Glass 002 06 — 8 9 1
Mt. Mansfield 000 00 — 0 0 2
King and McCarthy. Green, Dolan (5) and Glenn. WP- King. LP- Green. 2B- Demarais (AG), Kennedy (AG), King (AG). 3B- Demarais (AG).