These are the results for Southington High School’s varsity contests for Saturday, April 22. For more in-depth coverage, read next week’s Southington Observer.
Baseball: After suffering a two-run loss at New Britain on Wednesday, the Blue Knights recovered with a 10-1 victory over Hall (3-3) at home, which was their largest win on the year thus far. The Knights scored runs in every inning, including four runs in the second and third innings combined. The Knights capped off the win with three runs in the sixth. Jake Babon paced the offense by going 3-for-4 with two RBIs, two runs scored, a home run, and a double. Brandon Kohl went 2-for-3 with two runs scored, a home run, and a walk. John Mikosz started on the mound and picked up his third win of the season (3-0) after going six innings with six strikeouts, allowing just three walks and two hits. Mikosz had a no-hitter going through the first three innings, but gave up two base hits in the fourth and sixth innings. Bailey Robarge closed with a pair of strikeouts. The Knights will be back on the diamond next week when they host Berlin (3-3) on Monday, April 24 and travel to regional Avon (2-2) on Friday, April 28. Southington is currently 4-2 overall.
Boys Lacrosse: The Blue Knights dropped their fifth-straight game after they fell, 17-2, at Guilford (4-3), suffering their largest loss on the year thus far. The Knights trailed the Indians, 11-1, at halftime. Matt Gundersen scored Southington’s only two goals. Garrett Brown saved 18 shots in the cage. The Knights will be back on the turf next week when they travel to South Windsor (6-0) on Tuesday, April 25 and nonconference New Haven (5-1) on Thursday, April 27 and return home to host regional Conard (2-5) on Saturday, April 29. Southington is currently 1-7 overall.
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