Patrick Quinn threw a no-hitter with 14 strikeouts to lead Manchester East to a 3-0 win over visiting Nashua in the first round of the District I Little League 11-12-year-old Tournament on Thursday. Quinn walked five batters in the win.
Tim Labarre actually shared the spotlight with Quinn, hitting a walk-off three-run homer in the bottom of the sixth on a 1-1 delivery. The homer went over left-center field with Ryan Cardow (double) and Jack Fitzgerald (error) aboard.
East managed to generate five hits off Nashua starter Hunter Bouthier, who struck out 11 batters in the complete-game loss.
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