Saturday, 17 June 2017 19:21

Bucksport tops Madison 2-1 for Class C softball championship

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BREWER - When Bucksport used a Madysen Robichaud two-run home run earlier this week to advance to the Class C Softball State Championship, the Lady Bucks made it clear: they wanted Madison. And when it came time to square off with the Bulldogs, they were very much ready to deliver.

 

Despite the Bulldogs hopping to a 1-0 lead in the third, the Lady Bucks dropped two runs on a MaKenzie Smith single to take the lead in the fifth. Katelin Saunders then finished it out for the Lady Bucks, clinching the undefeated season and yet another Class C state title.

Jon Alba

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Jon Alba joined ABC 7 and FOX 22 in September of 2015 to serve as sports director and anchor. He is a graduate of Quinnipiac University, where he served as general manager of the school's television station Q30 Television for two years.

During his tenure, Q30 was named "College Television Station of the Year" by the College Media Association in 2014, and picked up additional national award recognition as well. Jon has been acknowledged by the Society of Professional Journalists for his commitment to sports journalism, including his investigative work while covering Quinnipiac Athletics.

Prior to moving to Maine, Jon was a lifelong resident of New Jersey. There, he formed a passion for covering sports, knowing since age 5 he wanted to tell stories for a living.

In the past, Jon has worked at MLB Network, alongside MLB Advanced Media. Additionally, his work has been featured on AOL Sports. He can be contacted at [email protected] or on Twitter @JonAlba.