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Grand slam helps Avon beat Windsor for fifth win in last six games

Avon’s Kyle Zarwanski hit a grand slam in Wednesday’s win over Windsor.

AVON, May 17 – Kyle Zarwanski had a grand slam home run in the first inning as the Avon High baseball team won for the fifth time in six games with a 10-3 Central Connecticut Conference win over Windsor on Wednesday at Buckingham Field.

Zarwanski’s grand slam highlighted a six-run first inning for the Falcons, now 12-5. Zarwanski was 2-for-2 in the game with a team-leading five RBI on Senior Day. Jeremy Zarwanski was 2-for-3 for the Falcons while Will Boone had a two-RBI triple in the sixth inning.

On the mound, Justin Olson picked up the win for Avon, going 6 2/3 innings, allowing five hits and striking out six.

Avon returns to action on Friday when they travel to Meriden to face Maloney on the road.

Avon 10, Windsor 3
At Avon
Windsor (11-6)              000  002  1 – 3-5-5
Avon (12-5)                  611  003  x – 10-12-1
Ethan Douglas, Huff (2) and unknown; Justin Olson, Kyle Emery (7) and Jeremy Zarwanski; WP: Olson (4-1); LP: Douglas; 2B: Tombling (W) 2, Nunes (W); 3B: Will Boone (A); HR: Kyle Zarwanski (A)


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