Aces open Legion season with victory

Tuesday June 12, 2012

LENOX -- The Tyler Aces plated nine runs in the first inning to take control of an American Legion season-opening 13-7 win over Lenoxdale.

"A very rocky start," understated Lenox Dale coach Brian Wade. "But we're just rusty. We're a good team."

Tanner Hanford's two-run double was the big hit in that first inning for the Aces.

Lenox Dale got some of those runs back with a five-run second inning. Ian Woller's double was the big hit.

Chris Robitaille socked a home run for the Aces in the fifth.


Aces 900 031 0--13 10 2

Lenoxdale 052 000 0--7 12 4

Chris DeFarlo (6), Austin Salnitis (1) and Heamon Williams. Anthony Traversa (2 1/3), Tanner Hanford (2 1/3) Caleb Roach (1), John Martin (1) and Trevor Thompson. W--Traversa. L--DeFarlo. 2B--T 2 (Hanford, John Bianchi), L 1 (Ian Woller). HR--T 1 (Chris Robitaille).


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