Western Maine Takes the Larry Mahaney All-Star Classic 

Tonight at Mahaney Diamond in Orono, the Larry Mahaney All-Star Classic. Before the game, Oxford Hills catcher Matt Verrier was named the John Winkin Award winner, which is like Mr. Maine baseball. It’s the fourth time in five years that a kid from the East has won the Winkin.After the ceremony, the Senior All-Star Game featured a lot of great pitching. Gray-New Gloucester’s Taylor Valente gets the strikeout looking. Valente will be playing for UMaine next year. The East had some offense late in the game but the West hangs on for a 4-3 win.