Keith Klebart brought home the go-ahead run to give Orange Post 127 the lead in the sixth inning, as Orange Post 127 hung on to beat Shelton 4-3 on Monday.
Gerald Farace walked to get on base in the sixth. He then went from first to second on a ground-out by Sean Beaulieu.
Keith racked up two RBIs on three hits for Orange Post 127.
Austin Pokluda picked up the win for Orange Post 127. Austin pitched 6 2/3 innings and allowed two earned runs, four hits and three walks while striking out four.
The top of the third saw Shelton take an early lead, 3-0. A double by Murphy, scoring Scanlow started the inning off. Shelton then tacked on more runs when Murphy scored on an RBI double by Ursini who scored on a ground-out by Bockert.
Orange Post 127 answered Shelton’s top inning with three runs of its own in the third. Orange Post 127 scored on an RBI single by Keith, a sacrifice fly by Jake Russo, and an RBI single by R.J. Moquet.
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#2 Orange plays #1 Branford tonight at Brinley Field in Old Tavern Park at 7 p.m. — This will be the one to watch.