Mens Varsity Baseball
Game Summaries & Headlines.
The Columbus East boys baseball team captured the 2019 IHSAA 4A Regional Championship in Evansville, IN.
The Olympians needed extra innings to knock off Hoosier Hill Conference foe, Jeffersonville Red Devils, winning 8-7 in 9 innings in their afternoon game. Catcher, Dalton Back, had a solo home run in the top of 9th and the O's were able to hold the lead with a fine pitching performance from sophomore, Clayton Taylor.
In the championship game, Kayden Wise throws a 3 hit, one run complete game and Dalton Back blasts a grand slam homerun in the bottom of the 2nd, giving the Olympians all the runs they need, defeating the Castle Knights 5-1.
The Olympians will advance to next weekends IHSAA Semi-State vs. Avon. Location and times: TBD
Great Job O's!