South Burlington legion takes down top ranked Colchester


3 LAUREN IT MAY FEEL LIKE SUMMER JUST STARTED… BUT IT’S ALREADY MID-JULY… AND THE LEGION BASEBALL SEASON IS ALMOST OVER… ONLY A HANDFUL OF GAMES LEFT FOR THESE SUMMER TEAMS… AND TONIGHT THE COLCHESTER CANNONS MAKE THE SHORT JOURNEY TO SOUTH BURLINGTON… THE CANNONS ARE ON FIRE SO FAR THIS SEASON SITTING AT THE TOP OF THE LEGION STANDINGS… SOUTH BURLINGTON TRAILING WITH HALF AS MANY WINS WITH JUST TEN.. AND COLCHESTER GETS GOING IN THE TOP OF THE FIRST.. SAUL MANAYA SENDS A LINE DRIVE INTO LEFT FIELD AND TWO RUNS COME HOME FOR THE 2-ZIP CANNONS LEAD.. BOTTOM OF THE SECOND SAME SCORE.. AVERY SMITH KNOCKS THIS ONE DOWN THE LINE.. ALEX MESSIMEO HAS PLENTY OF TIME TO SCORE.. IT’S NOW TWO-ONE COLCHESTER.. LATER IN THE INNING WE’RE TIED AT TWO.. SKY RAHILL UP TO BAT.. HE SMACKS THE BALL JUST PAST THE SHORTSTOP AND THAT PLATES ANOTHER RUN… IT’S NOW THREE-TWO SOUTH BURLINGTON.. JUMPING TO THE TOP OF THE FIFTH IT’S 5 TO 3 SOUTH BURLINGTON.. SEAMUS BRENNAN LAUNCHES A WELL-HIT BALL INTO THE GREEN AND IT DROPS.. MESSIMEO SCORES AGAIN MAKING IT 6 TO 3 S-B… LATER IN THE INNING.. JOHN BAHRENBURG TAPS THE QUICK BUNT AND THE BALL IS OVER THROWN ON ITS WAY TO FIRST.. THE BUNT SERVES ITS PURPOSE AS SEAMUS BRENNAN HEADS HOME TO MAKE IT SEVEN- THREE SOUTH BURLINGTON… S-B KEEPS IT UP TO TAKE DOWN COLCHESTER FOR THE FIRST TIME THIS SEASON 8 TO 3…. 3 LAUREN LET’S CHECK IN WITH THE LAKE MONSTERS… THEY’RE

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