Lowell Catholic, Littleton Baseball Teams Fall
LOWELL -- Two local high school baseball teams lost in their respective sectional finals Saturday.
Lowell Catholic dropped a 3-1 decision to Hamilton-Wenham at LeLacheur Park in Lowell. Hamilton-Wenham scored two runs in the top of the seventh to pull ahead in the Division 3 North championship.
In Worcester, Littleton was blanked, 1-0, by Oxford in a tough pitchers’ duel at Tivnan Field in the Division 4 Central title clash.
In softball, Burlington fell 3-1 to North Reading in the Division 2 North title game at Martin Field in Lowell.
Two local teams captured sectional titles.
The Austin Prep softball team shut out Amesbury, 3-0, to claim the Division 3 North crown.
Meanwhile, the Concord-Carlisle boys lacrosse team topped Westwood in overtime, 14-13, to claim the Division 2 Central/East title.