THS Athletics News
THS Athletics News
Wednesday June 12th, 2019
Xaverian, 0 vs. Taunton, 2 – Final – Taunton scored twice in the fifth inning, starting with a single from Jared Roderick. Andrew Gomes then smacked an RBI triple to put Taunton up 1-0 and Evan Melo dropped down a bunt single to bring Gomes in to make it 2-0. Taunton will play #11 Attleboro in the D1 South Final on Saturday at 1:00 at Campanelli Stadium in Brockton.
#13 Marshfield, 0 @ #4 Taunton, 6 – Final – Moynihan scattered five hits and one walk across seven innings, striking out 12. Taunton scored three runs in the second inning and one in each of the third, fourth, and sixth innings. Nic Notarangelo (run), Logan Lawrence, and Evan Melo (run) each had a hit and an RBI for the Tigers. Lucas Martins, Colby Lariviere (two walks), Jared Roderick, and Andrew Gomes each had a hit for Taunton as well. The Tigers will host #12 Catholic Memorial, who knocked off #5 Plymouth North 1-0, on Monday at 4:00.
Boys Volleyball (Playoffs)
#9 Taunton, 3 @ #8 Durfee, 2 – Final – Taunton rallied from a 2-0 deficit to earn an upset win on the road at Durfee. The Tigers fell behind after dropping the first two sets 22-25 and 15-25. But Taunton stayed alive with a 25-17 win in the third game and forced a winner take all fifth set with a 25-22 in Game 4. Taunton got the win in the final set, 15-10. Sophomore Tyler Stewart had 24 kills to lead the way.
Taunton, 9 @ Coyle & Cassidy, 0 – Final – Taunton sophomore Kelsey White tossed a perfect game, striking out 12, to lead the Tigers to a win in the City Championship. It was White’s first career perfect game and no-hitter, improving to 15-1 on the season. Senior Jaime Brown had two hits, including a double, and two stolen bases while Alexa White had a double and drove in two runs.
Taunton, 19 @ Southeastern, 5 -- Final
Taunton @ Mansfield – Postponed to Friday, 4/24 at 3:45.
Taunton @ Mansfield – Suspended until Friday, 5/24. Game is tied 0-0 in the third inning.
Taunton @ Mansfield – Postponed to Tuesday, 5/21. Game will restart from the beginning.