Comeback kids: Cats beat W&M to secure WNEPBL playoff berth
A three-run seventh inning highlighted Cheshire Academy’s 4-2 comeback victory over Wilbraham & Monson on Saturday and secured a WNEPBL playoff berth for the Cats.
Down to their last out and trailing 2-1, Jake Boucher ’19 doubled and then scored on a single to left by Mike Giove ’20 to tie the game at 2 for the Cats. Connor Fishbein ’21 walked and Joey Wright ’19 doubled to score both Giove and Fishbein to give Cheshire Academy a 4-2 lead.
Boucher relieved Kyle Bukowski ’19 (6 1/3, 5 hits, 5 strikeouts, 2 ER) in the seventh to pick up the save.
Wright and Giove both finished with two RBIs. Leo Vallely ’19 also had a hit for the Cats.