Luke Elworthy's RBI single in the two-run sixth helped lift the Gaels (2-5) over the host Panthers (1-2). Clinton's Josh Bahnick went the distance, striking out 14 and giving up four hits, while starter Kyle Jumper had seven strikeouts for the Ayer-Shirley. Austin Schmalz drove in the Panthers' run with a fourth-inning double.
Clinton 2, Ayer Shirley 1
Thursday, Apr. 17, 2014, at Ayer
Updated: Thursday, April 17, 2014, 8:38 p.m.