BASEBALL

Hopedale 4, Oxford 1

Sunday, Jun. 9, 2013, at Hopedale

Dan Mantoni tossed a complete game three-hitter and also had the winning two-run double in the bottom of the sixth inning to drive the Blue Raiders to the Central Mass. Division 3 baseball title in coach Joe Small's final season in the dugout. Hopedale (20-3) will play the Western Mass. champion at Tivnan at 4 p.m. Tuesday. Luke Manoli's single started the Blue Raiders' four-run rally and Tyler D'Urso (2 for 3, double) capped it with an RBI single. Tyler Barrie struck out nine and went the distance for Oxford (17-7). He also had the RBI single to score Zakk Renihan in the top of the sixth to briefly give the Pirates a 1-0 lead.

 

Updated: Sunday, June 9, 2013, 6:38 p.m.

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