Trenton Acadians improve to 6-3

first_img Part 1: Invisible, incapacitating concussions are sidelining high school athletes – July 19, 2016 BLUE HILL — The Trenton Acadians improved their record to 6-3 in American Legion Zone 1 baseball action with a 5-1 win over Waldo on Sunday.With the score tied 1-1 in the bottom of the fifth inning, Trenton’s Dakota Chipman executed a bunt down the first base line for a single to drive Finn Allwine home. The Acadians scored two more runs that inning.Trenton’s pitcher struck out eight in six-plus innings. Hank Vinall notched a double and an RBI. Garrison Looke contributed a double and two runs. Nick Bagley had a triple and scored a run.The win came after topping Dover-Foxcroft’s Penquis 5-3 on Tuesday, July 1, and a 11-0 loss to  Bangor on Saturday.Find in-depth coverage of local news in The Ellsworth American. Subscribe digitally or in print.This is placeholder textThis is placeholder text Taylor VorthermsSports Editor at The Ellsworth AmericanTaylor Vortherms covers sports in Hancock County. The St. Louis, Missouri native recently graduated from the Missouri School of Journalism and joined The Ellsworth American in 2013. Part 2: When the injury is inside your head, some “don’t get it” – July 26, 2016 EHS names new boys’ soccer coach – July 13, 2016center_img Latest posts by Taylor Vortherms (see all) Bio Latest Postslast_img read more

Raptors’ Fred VanVleet gets seven stitches after face bloodied by Shaun Livingston elbow

first_img Warriors, Kevin Durant face reality he might not return in NBA Finals NBA Finals 2019: Raptors’ Kawhi Leonard praises team’s trust, load management Fred VanVleet had a rough night on Friday.The Raptors guard was left with blood streaming down his face in the fourth quarter when he took an inadvertent elbow from Warriors guard Shaun Livingston. He did not return to the court, but he was on the bench at the end of the game.center_img VanVleet has been absolutely key to the Raptors’ Finals run and was especially so in the Eastern Conference finals.In the final three games of that series he went 14 of 17 from 3-point range which helped the Raptors erase a 2-1 series deficit and win 4-2. Ouch— Board Man Gets Paid (@cjzero) June 8, 2019He was clearly dazed on the play and was taken by trainers almost immediately to the locker room.Fred VanVleet takes an elbow to the face and has to leave the court to get stitched up.— TSN (@TSN_Sports) June 8, 2019ESPN reported VanVleet received seven stitches but did not have a concussion. He is expected to return to the game. Related Newslast_img read more