Sandstone swings hot bats in opener

By Mike Wertman, Sports Writer Posted 22 May 2022 at 8:44 pm

Contributed Photos – Brayden Lamartino

Pounding out 18 hits, Sandstone downed Barre 18-3 Saturday as the Albion Midget League season got underway.

Carlton topped Rotary 9-3 in the other opener.

Sandstone took charge at the outset scoring 7 runs in the first inning highlighted by doubles by Jonah Elsenheimer, Rocco Sidari and Omer Fugate.

Elsenheimer and Brayden Lamartino later had RBI hits during a 4 runs third inning.

Wesley LeFrois added a two-run single in the fourth frame.

LeFrois had a total of 4 hits and Elsenheimer 3 as Victor Snyder had 2 for Barre.

On the mound, Lamartino struck out 8 over the first four innings.

The Sandstone Park field got a major new addition this season with this new scoreboard. Sandstone infielder Omer Fugate is shown getting set to field the ball.