Central has won 14 of the past 15 district titles — including four-straight. John Girard started and went two innings for the Indians. He allowed just one hit and had six strikeouts. Dylan Hatfield worked one inning, allowed one hit and had three strikeouts. Cameron Thompson and Tommy Banderman had the only hits for Berea. Zac Himes (2/3rd innings) and Jayson Coburn (1 1/3 inning) pitched the Pirates. A total of 10 Central players had a hit.
Cannon Spivey was 2-for-2 with two RBI and scored twice. Keith Stewart was 1-for-2 with a walk, an RBI and scored twice. Matt Johns was 1-for-2 with two RBI and scored twice. Braden Thomas had an RBI. Jackson Taylor was 1-for-1 with an RBI. Druw Hess walked twice and scored twice. Daniel Bauer was 1-for-3 and scored once. Bryson Howell was 1-for-1 with two RBI and scored once. Bryant Mathis was 1-for-1. The 11th Region Tournament draw will be held later this week. By: Nathan Hutchinson