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Plainfield - Willie Rios pitched a two-hitter with 18 strikeouts Saturday, leading the St. Bernard School baseball team to a 5-0 win over Plainfield.
Rios (2-1), a junior left-hander who has already committed to Maryland, walked one. The win left St. Bernard (3-2, 3-0) as the only undefeated team in the Eastern Connecticut Conference Small Division.
Rich Falvey had two hits, James Foti scored twice and Pat Halloran and Foti each doubled for the Saints. Plainfield is 4-1, 2-1.
In other games:
• Slater Gregory's two-out single in the bottom of the sixth scored Dave Peck and broke a 2-2 tie, lifting Old Lyme to a 3-2 win over East Hampton in the Shoreline Conference. Gregory also came on in relief with two outs in the seventh to pick up the save for the Wildcats while Matt Pryzbysz had a pair of hits and also picked up with win with 2 2/3 innings of scoreless relief.
• Montville scored five runs in the bottom of the first inning and went on to beat New London 7-4. Dominic Walmsley (2-0) was the winner, striking out nine in 5 2/3 innings, and Jordan Volpe retired all four batters he faced to earn a save. Joseph Brachas had two hits and Brachas and Volpe each drove in two runs for Montville (5-1). Isaias Cruz doubled twice and drove in two runs for New London (3-2).
• Stonington scored five runs in the bottom of the fifth to rally for a 5-3 win over Norwich Free Academy. Pat Coan and Ryan Francis had two hits each and Coan drove in two runs for Stonington (4-1). William Trask had two hits for NFA (3-2), which took the early lead with a three-run second.
• Connor Lewis homered, scored twice and was the winning pitcher as Waterford beat Ledyard 7-4. Lewis pitched a four-hitter with four strikeouts and five walks for the Lancers (4-1). Jordan Kowalski hit a three-run homer and Kyle Perry had a solo shot for Ledyard (3-2).
• Fitch scored five runs over the final two innings to rally past Killingly 8-4. Izzy Davila had a double and home run for the Falcons (5-1) while Pete Aldrich and Tristan Hurley each doubled.
• Adam Rigney allowed three hits over six innings, leading East Lyme to a 12-1 win over Windham. Hunter Waido scored twice and drove in two runs and Rigney struck out six for the Vikings (3-3).
• Nate Storey went 1-for-3 with a double and Kevin Knowles drove in Wheeler's only run with a base hit during a 10-1 loss to Lyman Memorial in the ECC Small Division. The Lions are 2-3, 1-2.
• Aaron Hosking pitched a complete-game four-hitter, but Williams School committed three errors and fell to South Kent, 5-2. Nick Smith singled home Drew Watson (double) to drive in the Blues' first run and the other one scored on an infield out. Williams is 2-3.