By Jeff Slovin, Contributing Writer
Northborough – The Westborough High School Rangers baseball team defeated the Algonquin Regional High School Tomahawks 7-6 in a game that stretched to 9 innings. The game was played April 18 at the New England Baseball Complex in Northborough.
After scoring 5 runs in the fourth inning, Algonquin held a 6-0 lead and looked like they were going to cruise to an easy victory. Westborough got 2 runs back in the sixth inning and then rallied for 4 runs in the seventh, capped by a 3-run double by Dylan Connors, to tie the game, sending it to extra innings. Westborough squeaked out a run in the ninth inning, courtesy of two walks and a fielding error, to seal the come from behind victory.
Westborough improved to 2-2 on the season with the victory, while Algonquin fell to 2-4.