The 2018 Alvinston Aces. October 9, 2018. (Photo by Paul Chico McCart from the Aces twitter page)

Aces make it back-to-back

The Alvinston Aces have repeated as champions of the South Middlesex Men’s Fastball League.

The Aces beat the Appin A’s 8-2 Tuesday night to win the championship series 3-1.

Aces pitcher Taylor Degraw struck out 13 A’s batters in the win. Slugger Joe Triest went 3 for 3 and reached base in all five of his plate appearances.

Alvinston was 6-1 in postseason play, and went 18-3 during the 2018 regular season.