Flood Ford advances to final with sweep of Avengers!

Posted by Rhode Island Connie Mack Baseball - 2020 on Aug 15 2020 at 10:09AM PDT

For the first time since 2012, Flood Ford Auto advanced to Rhode Island Connie Mack Championship. Flood, which won their last title in 2011, defeated East Greenwich in two straight games.

They will play Slocum Baseball Club, who won the title in 2016.

Game One: Flood Ford Auto 5 East Greenwich 3

Lead by the solid pitching of Connor Kennedy and reliever Danny Rice, Flood held off a late Avenger rally for a 5-3 win in game one. Rob Whalen led Flood with three hits and one rbi.

Game Two: Flood Ford Auto 4 East Greenwich 1

In game two, Danny Rice went 3/3 with two rbi’s and Jonas Kendra picked up the win by striking out four batters and scattering five hits.

Owen Drolet of East Greenwich had three hits to lead the Avengers.