WILMINGTON, MA — The Wilmington High School Varsity Softball team (10-7) defeated Winchester by a score of 9-1 on Wednesday, May 23 in Wilmington on Senior Night. With this victory, the team qualified for postseason play .Ally Moran pitched a one hitter (no hitter broken up in the top of the seventh) and had 12 strikeouts in the win.Wilmington scored three runs in the second with 2 hits (Ryan Bailey and Emily Wright) squeezed in between 3 Winchester errors.In the third inning, the Wildcats scored three again with some great hitting from Adele Burton (single), Liz Gordon (single), and Ryan Bailey (double).In the fifth inning, Dana Goulet smacked a triple. Antonia Kieran launched a ball to deep right field that would have been a home run in most parts, but, at town park, it went for a sacrifice fly and an RBI.All was not perfect for Wilmington, however. There was a collision between center fielder Kacie Bourrell and shortstop Dana Goulet. Kacie made a great catch, but both were injured on the play.Watch the game, including a ceremony the team’s seniors, courtesy of Wilmington Community Television, below:—Video Playerhttps://objects-us-west-1.dream.io/wilmington/6/d/5/d/c/c/6d5dcc67-afbc-4831-80d7-46a4964c29d51527187615.933%2B31970314.976%40castus4-wilmington%2B15271913531527187943424654.vod.720p.WHS%20Softball%20VS.%20Winchester_%20May%2023%2C%202018.mp400:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume.—Like Wilmington Apple on Facebook. Follow Wilmington Apple on Twitter. Follow Wilmington Apple on Instagram. Subscribe to Wilmington Apple’s daily email newsletter HERE. Got a comment, question, photo, press release, or news tip? Email email@example.com.Share this:TwitterFacebookLike this:Like Loading… RelatedWHS SOFTBALL: Wildcats Win Back-To-Back Games, Moran Gives Up 3 Hits While Striking Out 22In “Sports”WHS SOFTBALL: Wildcats Defeat Winchester, Lose To Arlington In Close GamesIn “Sports”WHS SOFTBALL: Wildcats Defeat Winchester (9-3) & Arlington (5-2) To Improve To 7-2In “Sports”
Game of ThronesGame of Thrones Official YoutubeGame of Thrones season 8 is officially only a couple of hours from its official premiere. Before the world will get hooked on to their TV screens to stream Game of Thrones season 8 episode 1, there are several things which we can expect from the very first episode.Jon Snow and Arya Stark’s meetingYou will be lying to yourself if you are not excited to see the most awaited reunion between Jon Snow and Arya Stark. The siblings parted ways in Game of Thrones season 1 episode 1 and have been through a lot. Over the years, Jon has been dead for a night and was later magically resurrected. Arya, on the other hand, has become this fearless assassin who can change faces at the drop of a hat. These two will definitely have a lot to talk about and we are sure that their first hug will bring tears to all of us.Jaime Lannister’s arrival in the WinterfellThe last we saw of Jaime Lannister was when he was on his way to the Winterfell. He was seen standing on the border of some town when he saw the snowfall for the first time. In his own world, he has now realized that Winter has arrived and now there is nothing one can do if they are left alone. He will be heading to the North and will be finally meeting all the Starks and Daenerys Targaryen. Jon Snow and Daenerys TargaryenTwitter/Official Game of Thrones pageJon Snow’s true parentsWell, we know who Jon really is! But the lead character is clueless about his mother and he has been fed lies about his father as well. When he will go and see Bran Stark and Samwell Tarly, these two will probably tell him who he truly is and how he is the rightful heir to the Iron Throne. It would be interesting to see how Daenerys Targaryen will respond to all this as sitting on the Throne has been her dream from a very long time.Daenerys Targaryen and Sansa Stark’s face-offFrom the released trailer, we saw that Sansa gave a very cold look to Daenerys. As we know, Daenerys’ father was the one who ordered to kill Sansa’s grandfather and Sansa has not forgotten anything. Although, once she will understand that The Dragon Queen is their most trusted and most powerful ally, she might welcome her with open arms. Sansa Stark and Daenerys Targaryen in Game of Thrones season 8Game of Thrones/FacebookThere are many other things we can expect from episode 1 like what is going on with Cersei Lannister and how Night King has finally arrived in the North? For more information, we all should watch Game of Thrones season 8 episode 1 on April 15.
Kolkata: A week after the Ferrari accident at Pakuria in Howrah on National Highway 6, police conducted special drives on national highways to check “recreational speed driving” of premium cars on Sunday morning.A large section of premium car owners go out for “recreational speed driving” on Sunday mornings on the stretches of national highways, which are mainly straight and pass through thinly populated areas.But the police have now started taking necessary steps to check the same after the accident of the Ferrari car on June 3, in which a businessman from the city, Shibaji Roy, was killed and a 21-year-old woman was critically injured. Also Read – Heavy rain hits traffic, flightsA senior police officer said that the policemen carried out a special drive with an intention to check such activities on the national highways and at the same time, to create awareness among people.The police maintained a strict vigil on the stretches of national highways which are straight and pass through less populated areas.It may be mentioned that speed metres are installed at different places along national highways. Using the same, the police identified cars plying at a high speed, violating the traffic norms. A car can ply at a maximum speed of 120 km per hour on highways. Also Read – Speeding Jaguar crashes into Merc, 2 B’deshi bystanders killedAt the same time, the police carried out awareness campaign so that people who often travel on highways, do not violate traffic norms.It may be mentioned that Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee had launched a state-wide awareness drive, Safe Drive Save Life, to check road accidents and it also helped in bringing down the rate of accidents in the state.Now, the special drive is going to curb the problem on national highways as well, said a police officer.This comes at the time when there are around 35 such people in Kolkata who own super expensive cars. Each of the cars cost between Rs 2 crore to Rs 4 crore.But according to experts, there are apprehensions of a decline in sale of such cars at least for the time being, with the accident that claimed a life last week. 13 such cars were sold in Kolkata in 2017.