The Milford Little League 10U District All Star softball team, representing Connecticut, moved to 3-0 in Eastern Regional pool play with a convincing 9-2 win over Vermont on Tuesday in Wilkes Barre, Pa.
Milford jumped out to a 3-0 lead after Madyson Bull and Kelsea Flanagan drew one-out walks. Brianna Madelung then reached to load the bases for Lauren Worzel, who laced an RBI single off the pitcher’s glove. Madelung would follow with a steal of home.
Erika Fabian led off in the second inning with a walk and stole her way around the bases making it 4-0.
Bull struck out the side in Vermont’s half of the frame.
Flanagan doubled in the third and pinch-runner Kaitlyn Dzialo stole third base.
Worzel followed with an RBI double and Caitlyn Murphy and RBI single making it 6-0.
Milford would tack on two more runs in the fourth, highlighted by runs scored by Fabian and Bull.
Vermont would respond in their half of the fourth with a pair of runs closing the lead to 8-2.
Milford, now 16-0 on the season, advances to the Eastern Regional semifinals on Thursday, when it plays the winner of Pennsylvania and New York at 1 p.m.
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