Silver Knights win FCBL title
- Updated: August 23, 2020
Franklin Pierce outfielder Dylan Jones hit a three-run home run in the first inning and Windham’s Brandon Dufault recorded a four-out save to help the Nashua Silver Knights win the Futures Collegiate Baseball League championship Saturday night by beating Worcester, 5-3, at Holman Stadium.
After Worcester (24-17) opened the best-of-three championship series with a 3-2 victory Thursday, Nashua forced a deciding game by winning Friday’s Game 2, 5-1. Saturday’s victory gave Nashua (25-17) a league-leading fifth FCBL title.
Bedford’s Patrick Harrington (Assumption) started on the mound for Nashua. He allowed two runs on two hits in 4.2 innings. He walked four and struck out four.