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Baseball: Amity Going Strong This Season

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Apr 282015

IMG_1182The Amity Varsity Baseball team is 7-3 for the season and their victory on Monday against Cheshire (6-4) shows just how mighty they are.

The three losses were close games: 1-2 Sheehan; 1-4 Fairfield Prep and 1-4 today against Shelton.

But a couple of the victories were mind blowing: Lasting 11 grueling innings with Xavier and winning 1-0; stepping all over East Haven 21-2; and Monday’s 16-1 win against Cheshire.

The Spartans simply dominated this game. No one scored in the first, fourth or fifth innings but Amity showed Cheshire how the game is played with six runs in the second inning, 7 in the third and 3 in the sixth.

Cheshire didn’t score until the sixth inning with Thomas Savino’s RBI.

Notable Players:


Early in the game, Freshman Patrick Winkel hit a home run and 2 RBIs; Matt Ronai hit a double, a triple and 4 RBIs; Devin Belinsky and Mike Appel each hit doubles and 2 RBIs;  Colby Altorelli hit a double and 3 RBIs, Kyle Mattei hit 3 RBIs; Kevin Nusdeo and Matt

Winning pitcher Mike Appel (2-2) was on the mound for most of the game, then Jack Demirjian came out for about 2 innings.