Owen Tonkin pitched a no hitter and led his USA Maverick 13U team to a sweep of the Southern Maine River Rats on Sunday May 4th at Thornton Academy. Tonkin faced 18 batters, struck out one and gave up one base on balls. His impeccable control helped limit him to 49 pitches over 5 innings as the Mavericks prevailed 14-0.
The Maverick offense prowess was led by heavy hitters Spencer Thorne and John Fredericks. Thorne was 4 for 6 with 4 RBI's. He had 2 doubles, 2 stolen bases and scored twice. Fredericks was 4 for 8, 4 RBI's, a double, triple, scored 2 runs and stole 3 bases.
The Maverick 13U team is 8-2 playing in the New England Elite Baseball League