THE 15U Lynnfield All-Stars won the Lou Tompkins Summer League by beating Reading 12-7 on Sunday in East Boston. Pictured in the front row from left to right is Owen Mullin, Jack Neenan, Nick Grousis, Ryan MacEachern, Tyler Adamo and Sean Drzewiczewski. In the back row from left is coach Darren Damiani, coach Chris Papagikos, Matt Papagikos, David Tracy, Dylan Damiani, Steve Migliero, Jarrett Scoppettuolo, coach Craig MacEachern and coach Steve Migliero. Missing from photo: Cole Hawes, Evan Rocha and Brendan Manoogian. (Courtesy Photo)
LYNNFIELD — Lynnfield’s 15U baseball team defeated Reading in the championship game of the Lou Tompkins All Star Summer League which was held at East Boston Memorial Park on Sunday.
Lynnfield jumped out to an early lead 2-0 lead on a Matt Papagikos two-RBI double. They continued to pour it on after that, jumping out to an 8-1 lead.
Reading made a late game comeback to bring the game within one run, but Lynnfield’s defense and hot bats ultimately prevailed 12-7.
Nick Grousis was the winning pitcher, with Tyler Adamo earning the save. David Tracy hit an in the park home run while Jack Neenan and Sean Drzewiczewski both came up with triples.
Strong defensive plays in the outfield by Owen Mullin, Jarrett Scoppettuolo, Dylan Damiani and Ryan MacEachern kept the Reading offense off the bases.
Steve Migliero was awarded the tourney MVP for solid pitching performances, including two complete game wins for Lynnfield during tourney play.