Trenton wins its 1st senior American Legion state baseball title

The Trenton Acadians’ Senior American Legion baseball workforce turned a actuality in 1979, when Mount Desert Island baseball coach Dennis Damon and Ellsworth coach Jack Scott teamed as much as create and coach the workforce.

Now, 44 years later, the Acadians will characterize the state of Maine on the Northeast Regional Match for the primary time after successful their first state championship over the weekend.

The Acadians, comprising gamers from MDI, Ellsworth and Blue Hill’s George Stevens Academy, went 5-0 within the eight-team, double-elimination state match held in Augusta and punched their ticket to Fitton Area on the campus of Holy Cross College in Worcester, Massachusetts, with a 2-0 win over defending champ Hampden within the championship recreation.