Central High SchoolMattanawcook Academy

At Lincoln, Haley McLaughlin scattered five hits and freshman Gabbie Theriault hit a two-run single in a three-run fourth inning rally that erased a 1-0 deficit and sent third seed Mattanawcook Academy past sixth seed Central of Corinth.

McLaughlin struck out seven and walked three as MA improved to 13-4 and will now travel to Harrington for a semifinal match-up with second seed Narraguagus on Saturday.

Lyndsey Gelfuso followed Theriault’s single with a base hit on which an outfield error was made, allowing  Theriault to score.

Lexi Reardon had two singles for 9-8 Central and Alyssa Day had a run-scoring base hit.

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