KOKOMO, Ind. (WANE) – The Eastside baseball team put on a clinic in the semi-state championship. The Blazers defeat Delphi for the program’s first-ever semi-state trophy, 9-1.
Norwell falls to Hanover Central in the 3A semi state, 7-0.
This win for the Blazers came a week after Eastside won the program’s first-ever regional championship.
The Blazers’ bats were explosive all day and Junior pitcher Owen Willard pitched a gem with nine strikeouts, not letting up a hit until two-outs in the bottom of the 6th inning and finishing with a complete game.
Up next, Eastside will face Providence on Monday, June 21st, at 8pm from Victory Field in Indianapolis for the 2A state title.