Panthers knock out Mountaineers in quarterfinals
CROWN POINT — Crown Point blanked Minerva-Newcomb 15-0 in the opening round of the Section VII Class D baseball tournament May 24.
Minerva-Newcomb’s Jorge Bertomeau and Justin Viele tallied the team’s only hits, one for each. The Mountaineers made four errors.
Crown Point’s Joe Foote had a big day at the plate, collecting three of the team’s 13 hits, including a home run. Jaice Spring had four hits and drove in three runs. The Panthers made one error.
Foote was the winner, striking out nine in five innings. Wesley LaBar took the loss.