Softball: Graphic clubs Carlton


AUBURN — Tiffany Seams went 3-for-3 with a double and a run scored to pace Graphic Explosion to an 11-5 opening-day victory over Carlton Club in Auburn Co-Rec softball action.

Sean Bushway was a perfect 2-for-2 at the dish, while Jaime Ward, Justin Pelletier and Jon Anctil added a pair of hits each. Pelletier earned the win, allowing five runs — three earned — while walking one and striking out one.

League standings:

Upper Division

SWAT 1-0

Graphic Explosion 1-0

Tri Town/Varsity Lettering 1-0

Platz Associates 1-0

NASC Young Guns 1-0  

NAPA Knockers 1-0

Terminators 0-1

Sarah Jeanne’s 0-1

Next ERA Energy 0-1

Green Monstahs 0-1

Carlton Club 0-1

Red Snappers 0-1

Week 1 results

NAPA 16, Terminators 14

SWAT 29, Red Snappers 18

Tri Town/Varsity 11, Green Monstahs 6

Young Guns 7, Sarah Jeanne’s 3

Platz 13, Next ERA 8

Graphic 11, Carlton 5

Lower Division 

Bedard Pharmacy 1-0

Fire Safe 1-0

Black Bear Graphics 1-0

Dominators 1-0

Battitude 1-0

Envirologix 1-0

The Knights 0-0

Rapid Responders 0-0

Saints 0-1

S3 Digital Imaging 0-1

Longhorns 0-1

P&G Tambrands 0-1

76ers 0-1

Gridiron 0-1

Week 1 results

Fire Safe 16, 76ers 1

Bedard 19, Gridiron 3 

Battitude 22, S3 Digital 21

Envirologix win by forfeit over Saints

Black Bear 11, P&G Tambrands 2

Dominators 9, Longhorns 7

NAPA wins men’s opener

AUBURN — The NAPA Auto Parts men’s softball team opened the season with a decisive 9-2 victory over State Farm at a windy Lakeview field.

NAPA opened the game with two runs in the top of the first. State Farm answered with a run of its own in the bottom of the inning, and both teams scored a run in the third frame. NAPA scored two more in each of the fourth, fifth and sixth innings to take a 9-2 lead and held on to complete the victory with some stellar defense.

Tom Day, Kevin Pontbriand and Andy Ouellette led the way for NAPA, each going 2-for-3.

Day and Pontbriand each scored twice, with Day adding a triple and an RBI. NAPA received nine RBIs from batters, with Clay Phillips knocking in two.

NAPA will try to continue its winning ways Wednesday, June 1 at 6:15 p.m. at Tribou field against Gnome Landscaping.