The Bangor Comrades opened up the 2012 American Legion baseball state tournament in strong fashion.
Curtis Worcester pitched a three hitter to lead the Comrades to a 3-1 victory over Gardiner at The Ballpark in Old Orchard Beach on Wednesday evening. Full Bangor Daily story.
Brendan Moore had three of the five hits for Bangor. Full Story from the Morning Sentinel
Bangor (20-2) will face Zone 4 runner up First Title (Cheverus) in a winner's bracket game on Thursday at 7 PM.
Louis DiStasio pitched a four hitter to lead First Time to a 9-1 victory over Pasttime in the opening day of the state tourney. Full story from the Lewiston Sun.
Windham and Westbrook also won on Wednesday. Those two teams will play in a winner's bracket game on Thursday at 4 PM. Full American Legion state tourney schedule.