Junior right-hander Austin LaBastie hurled a three-hitter and struck out nine as the host Beavers (2-0, 1-0 Colonial Athletic) held off the Lions (0-1). Valley Tech's Jared Vadenais hit a two-out, two-run triple in the third inning and scored on an overthrow on the play. West Boylston's Adam Esteves fanned eight while pitching a complete game.
Blackstone Valley 3, West Boylston 2
Friday, Apr. 4, 2014, at Upton
Updated: Friday, April 4, 2014, 7:53 p.m.