The Trenton Acadians’ David Baugh bats during an American Legion baseball game against Quirk Motor City on July 1 at Mansfield Stadium in Bangor. The Acadians suffered road losses to Central Maine and Motor City to fall to 4-3. AMANDA MCLAUGHLIN PHOTO

Trenton Acadians fall to Central Maine, Quirk Motor City



BANGOR — The Trenton Acadians fell to a pair of road defeats this week as they dropped contests to two of the state’s top teams.

The Acadians fell to a 12-2 defeat in Tuesday’s contest against Central Maine at Lawrence High School. The team then suffered a 10-3 loss in Thursday’s game against Quirk Motor City at Mansfield Stadium in Bangor.

On Tuesday, the Acadians scored two runs in the top of the first inning before Central Maine scored 12 unanswered to claim a mercy-rule win. The Acadians got two hits and a run scored from Hunter Curtis, one hit and one run scored from Jackson Curtis and a hit and RBI from Nate Smith in the loss.

The Acadians (4-3) suffered a similar fate two days later as they took a 3-0 lead out of the gate before Motor City scored the game’s final 10 runs. The Acadians got two hits and a run scored from Hunter Curtis, one hit and two RBIs from Jackson Curtis and a hit and an RBI from Craig Burnett.

The Acadians are scheduled to host Central Maine in a doubleheader at noon and 2:30 p.m. tomorrow, July 3, at Ellsworth High School. The team will then face the Bangor Comrades at 7 p.m. Tuesday, July 6, at Husson University and Tide Water Oil at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday, July 7, at Belfast Area High School.

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