Willimantic eases past Tri-Town, 7-2

Jun. 23—NORTH GROSVENORDALE — Willimantic scored six runs over the first two innings in its 7-2 Zone 6 American Legion baseball victory over Tri- Town on Wednesday at Tourtellotte High School.

A.J. Rooks struck out 11 batters and allowed one hit with no walks over 5 i/ ► innings for Willimantic (7-1). Jack Valliere (2 runs, 2 RBI) doubled while Jacob Wojtkowiak had two hits.

Willimantic hosts Tri-Town (2-3) tonight at Recreation Park at 7 p.m. to wrap up the 3-game series.