Senior right-hander Jeffrey Svendsen scattered seven hits and struck out eight as the sixth-ranked Colonials (5-3) won their John Ahearn Tournament semifinal at Hudson High. Shrewsbury faces host Hudson in the final at 2 p.m. Thursday. The Colonials' Connor Troio was 4 for 4 with a run, and teammate Dan Quinlivan went 2 for 3 and drove in two runs. Chris Coppola and Matt Bertochi each had two hits for the Panthers (4-3), who plays Shepherd Hill in the consolation game at 11 a.m. Thursday.
Shrewsbury 8, Marlborough 0
Tuesday, Apr. 22, 2014, at Marlborough
Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014, 7:23 p.m.