TRURO – The Cobequid Cougars won four of their six weekend high school baseball games.
The Cougars completed the schedule with a sweep of the Central Kings Gators on Sunday thanks to a 5-3 victory in Game 2 after opening with a 10-9 win. Cobequid split a doubleheader with the Amherst Vikings a day earlier, dropping Game 2 11-5 after taking the opener 7-1.
The Cougars also split a doubleheader with the Avon View Avalanche on Friday, recovering for a 12-2 win in Game 2 after falling 4-3 in Game 1.
The results lift the Cougars to 6-2 this season. Cobequid hosts the Hants North Flames Wednesday at 6:30 p.m. at Bible Hill Rec Park.
In Game 2 on Sunday, Chris Richards was the winning pitcher while Cameron MacKenzie picked up the save. Matt LeBlanc doubled and singled, while Colton Beach, Kurtis Turner and Mitch LeBlanc all doubled.
In Game 1, MacKenzie was the winner, coming on in the sixth in relief of Beach and Kurtis Turner. Beach recorded a pair of singles and a double while Mitch LeBlanc and Jordan McCallum both doubled and singled.