Left-hander Nik Powers pitched a complete game, and every batter in Lowell Post 87's lineup collected at least one hit, as Lowell on Wednesday night at Stoklosa/Alumni Field defeated Watertown, 6-1, in American Legion baseball action.

American Legion

Lowell 6

Watertown 1

Chris Mansour went 2-for-3 with a double and an RBI, and Conor Callery also went 2-for-3 with an RBI to lead Lowell's 11-hit attack.

Area baseball

Watertown scored in the top of the first. But Powers shut down the visitors thereafter. He allowed 4 hits and no walks, striking out seven.

Lowell (9-4) tied the game in the third and went ahead to stay with a two-run fourth.

Billerica 8

Hudson 4

Matt Lucia pitched a complete game, improving to 2-0 on the season, and Nate Doiron and Robby Gambale each had a single, double and 2 RBI for Billerica (5-6).

Matt Franchi had a single and an RBI.

Lucia over 7 innings allowed 4 runs (3 earned) on 6 hits and 1 walk. He struck out four.

Suburban Pony League

14-15 Division

Billerica Floggers 13

Methuen 2

After losing in extra innings to Methuen on Tuesday, the Floggers (8-2) put on a hitting clinic against the same Methuen team with a mercy rule win.

Ben Marasco (double, home run, 2 RBI), Kyle Cortese (home run, 3 RBI) and Dylan Salk (2 hits, 3 RBI) led the way offensively.


Craig Rich, Anthony Nelson and Ryan Cummiskey all contributed doubles. Marasco celebrated his birthday with a stellar performance on the mound, getting the win while giving up only 4 hits and striking out 9.

13 Division

Lowell 14

Chelmsford 0

Brett Lepoer pitched 4 no-hit innings, striking out 6, and Thomas Hassett came on to pitch a hitless 5th as Lowell beat Chelmsford in a mercy-rule shortened game.

At the plate, Lepoer went 3-for-3 with 2 RBI. Tim Scott had 2 hits and Tommy Cannon, Edgar Velazquez, Shivi Patel and Jake Donohue each had one hit. Hassett, Aidan Foyle, Brian Callery and Jacob Millette drove in runs for Lowell.