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June 12, 2014

Big night for Doheny; Majors batter blasts out 3 home runs

Evan Doheny of the Merrimack Valley YMCA Reds had a night to remember at the plate last week in his team’s 9-3 victory over the Giants in Andover Little League Majors Division action.

The 12-year-old Doheny went 4 for 4, including pounding three home runs and a triple, last Friday night to pile up 15 total bases for the game at the new Deyermond Park complex on Blanchard Street.

The outing brought Doheny’s home run count for the season to seven — putting him in the lead for the home run race in the Majors Division.

Alex Lane of the Giants also hit a home run, a towering three-run shot, during last Friday’s game.

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