ENFIELD, April 10 – The Enfield High baseball team had just three hits against Avon on Wednesday but they were all doubles. Two doubles drove in three runs as Enfield held off Avon, 6-3 in Central Connecticut Conference play.
Enfield (2-0) built a 6-1 lead after two innings and were able to keep the winless Falcons (0-4) grounded. Enfield pitcher Devon Edwards went five innings to earn the win, striking out five and walking three.
Avon (0-4) was led by Miles Borenstein with a two-run single in the third inning and Jake Coppen with a RBI single in the first inning.
Enfield was led by Edwards, who was 1-for-2 with a double and Kyle Bak, who was 1-for-2 with a double and two RBI. Zack Healey also doubled for the Eagles, who scored two runs in the first inning on a pair of wild pitches. Only two of Enfield’s six runs were earned.
Avon returns to action on Monday when they travel to West Hartford to challenge Conard at 3:45 p.m.
Enfield 6, Avon 3
Avon (0-4) 102 000 0 — 3-6-3
Enfield (2-0) 240 000 x — 6-3-0
Daniel Bae, Ben Angus (2), Jake Coppen (4) and Matt Arciero; Devon Edwards, Justin Ledger (6), Brett Reedy (7) and unknown; WP: Edwards; LP: Angus (0-1); 2B: Edwards (Enf), Kyle Bak (Enf), Zack Healy (Enf)