Hermon softball holds off Ellsworth rally for Class B North victory

HERMON, Maine — Hermon Excessive College’s softball workforce had 4 consecutive hits en path to a four-run first-inning rebellion and held off a late rally by the Ellsworth Eagles for a 6-5 dwelling win in a recreation between two Class B North title contenders on Thursday.

The Hawks are 11-3 and have now received seven of their final eight with the one setback being a 1-0 loss to undefeated Nokomis Excessive of Newport on Monday. Ellsworth, which had received three of its earlier 4 video games, is now 8-5 together with two losses to Hermon.

The Hawks constructed a 6-0 lead earlier than the Eagles scored a run within the fifth, two within the sixth and two extra within the seventh.