Valley Blue Sox win championship series

HOLYOKE, Mass. (WWLP) – The Valley Blue Sox won their first NECBL Championship title after beating the Ocean State Waves twice in one day.

After being rained out Monday night, the Blue Sox finished up Game 1 Tuesday evening with a 9-3 win over the Ocean State Waves.

They then beat the Waves a second time later on Tuesday night, winning 6-3 to win game 2 and take the best of 3 championship series.

Fans said the strong performance this season has made for an exciting atmosphere at home games in Holyoke.

“They’re really enthusiastic, they come to the games,” said Thomas Finn. “Big Attendance big crowds. People love it, a lot of cheering.”