The Bernardians' Austin Wood had a two-run single to cut the lead to 5-4 in the bottom of the seventh, but Joe Cortese came on in relief of Matt Nichols and recorded the final out to lead the visiting Warriors (7-3). Nichols and Dan Sarah each singled twice and scored for Nipmuc. Wood also doubled, while Bryan Franciosi had two hits and two runs, and Mike Balducci doubled and drove in two in the fifth for St. Bernard's (3-7).
Nipmuc 5, St. Bernard’s 4
Saturday, Apr. 27, 2013, at Fitchburg
Updated: Saturday, April 27, 2013, 9:38 p.m.