The Coventry Little League team made a statement in their New England regional opener beating Fairfield, Connecticut, 10-0 on Sunday. Tommy Turner threw four perfect innings as the team from Rhode Island won by mercy rule.
Rhode Island took control of the game with a six run second inning. Dylan Mourao, Tommy Turner, Kody Fretts, Will Owens and Paulie Manfredo all contributed with RBIs.
Coventry will take on Vermont Monday at 1 p.m.