Milford wins NE opener

Milford Post 196 defeated host team Fayette-Staples of Saco by a score of 5-2 in the first round of the Northeast American Legion Tournament in Old Orchard Park, Maine on Thursday night.
The Connecticut champions will play Massachusetts champion Hyannis, which topped Concord, R.I. 5-1 earlier in the day, at 8 p.m. on Saturday.
Eddie Michaud went 2 for 4 with two RBIs. Cody Hadden threw seven innings and gave up two runs. Christian Baglini threw scoreless relief and Nick Pinto had an RBI single.