Orono High SchoolHoulton High School

At Houlton, Pat Howe picked up the win, throwing six scoreless innings while allowing only four hits and striking out seven, as the top-seeded Shires knocked off the defending Class C state champions.

Keegan Gentle paced the offense for 12-3 Houlton with two singles, two stolen bases and a run scored. Nick Perfitt picked up the save by pitching the seventh.

For (8-10) Orono, Khole Parker collected three singles and Jason Desisto posted two singles to support losing pitcher Noah White.

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White and Desisto; Howe, Perfitt (7) and Williams