LOUISVILLE, Ohio (WKBN) – Salem senior Lane Rhodes threw seven solid innings against Chardon Wednesday night, helping Salem clinch the Division II District Championship with a 4-1 win over the Hilltoppers.
Watch the video above for highlights from Wednesday night’s game.
Rhodes gave up just one run and struck out six in the victory.
Chardon’s mistakes led to an early deficit. Salem scored twice in the first inning on a passed ball and walked-in run.
In the sixth inning, the Quakers added a couple of insurance runs, starting with an RBI triple from Corey Riesen.
The Quakers improve to 26-3 on the season and win their first district title since 1999.