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06/19/2022 12:00 AM

Branford’s Legion Baseball Teams Begin 2022 Season

Adam Nuzzo and the Branford Senior Legion baseball team started their season by facing Madison and Hamden during the first week of play. File photo by Wesley Bunnell/The Sound

Senior Legion Baseball

The Branford Senior American Legion 19-U baseball team played a game against Madison and had a contest with Hamden during the first week of the 2022 season. Post 83 lost to Madison and then took a defeat versus Hamden to begin the year with a record of 0-2.

Branford dropped a 5-0 decision at Madison in its season opener on June 16. Then on June 18, Branford was on the road to face Hamden and lost the contest by an 11-0 score.

Junior Legion Baseball

The Branford Junior American Legion 17-U baseball squad took defeats in its first three games of the summer season. Post 83 has an early record of 0-3 on the year.

Branford began its campaign by hosting Stamford for a doubleheader on June 11. Branford lost both ends of the set by taking a 10-1 loss in the first game and an 11-0 loss in the second contest. The following day, Post 83 faced Stamford on the road and dropped a 6-0 decision in the final game of the series.