R&R Construction American Legion baseball staff wins RI championship

Prime-seeded R&R Building Submit 7 captured the American Legion baseball Senior Division condition championship, defeating No. 2 seed South Kingstown Publish 39 by a 6-3 score Thursday evening at Cranston Stadium.

South Kingstown snapped a 2-2 tie with a operate in the prime of the sixth inning in advance of R&R Construction countered with four runs in the bottom of the frame. Winning pitcher Will Pierce lined a two-run double, and Owen Malone and Caleb Leys just about every adopted with a sacrifice fly.

R&R Construction shortstop Tim  McGuire holds American Legion baseball championship trophy as it was passed among the players after R&R Construction beat South Kingstown Post 39 on Thursday evening.

Connor Freitas arrived on in reduction of Pierce in the seventh and, soon after two adult males received on base with a person out, struck out the upcoming two batters looking to finish the activity.

“It feels like a large weight off our shoulders,” R&R Construction coach Ryan Very long explained. “(South Kingstown) designed it very intriguing. At moments we didn’t participate in the way we’re able of, in contrast to how we’ve been participating in all calendar year. We certainly will have to perform improved in the regionals.”