Salisbury Knights lose championship to Suffield
SALISBURY — Salisbury School’s Crimson Knights lost the Western New England Prep Baseball League championship May 25 to Suffield Academy 10-4. The main story of the game was Suffield senior pitcher Ben Rakus, who threw a complete game. Five Salisbury players managed to get hits off Rakus: Lucas Amato, sophomore; Gabe Antonio, senior; Patrick Mazeika, junior; James Lynch, senior; and Aaron Rodriquez, sophomore.“In 2010 we played a championship game at Salisbury and lost 25-2,” said Bryan Brissett, Suffield’s coach. “It was nice, especially for last year’s players, to come back to Salisbury this year and win the championship.”Under the leadership of head coach John Toffey and coaches Duane Estes and Zander Jones, the Salisbury baseball team finished the regular season with a record of 13-1.