Junior Mendez pitched a four hit complete game as the Raiders beat Ward Melville 2-1 yesterday. Mendez gave up 1 earned run while striking out 12, including the final batter of the game with the tying run on third base. The Raider infield, Frankie Capraro, Matt Vogel, Brian Cioffi and Tom Rubenstein had another solid game.
Peter Agnetti was 3 for 3 and drove in both runs for the Raiders. Kyle Wilson hit a two strike double to start the the sixth. After walks to Rubenstein and Tyler Moston, Agnetti singled to left for the game winner. The win improves the team to 2-0 in League I. The series concludes on Thursday at Ward Melville.