The Shelburne County Reds split two games with Yarmouth to open their Bantam “AA” exhibition baseball season.
On Tuesday at Sherose Island, the Reds dumped Yarmouth 7-3. Zack Nickerson and Connor Goodick pitched 3 innings each on the mound for the victors. Nickerson added a single at the plate.
The return matchup on Saturday in Yarmouth had the host Gateway’s nip the visiting Reds 10-9. Dawson Atkinson suffered the mound loss. Connor Goodick led the offence with a double and single, while Andy Bradley added two singles.
The Reds will be hosting their Bantam “AA” Invitational on June 21-22 in Shelburne. Also competing with the Reds will be Yarmouth, Dartmouth, Sydney, Windsor and the NS Bantam girls.