CANTON, Ohio (WKBN) – Salem stunned previously unbeaten Canfield 3-1 in the Division II Baseball Regional Semifinals at Canton GlenOak High School on Friday afternoon.
Lane Rhodes tossed a complete game for the Quakers, allowing just three hits and one run. Rhodes also drove in a run with a first inning RBI double.
Gavin Wilms also drove in a run for Salem in the win.
The Quakers were playing at regionals for the first time since 1999.
Canfield’s season comes to an end with a record of 23-1.
With the win, Salem improves to 27-3 on the campaign.
The Quakers advance to face Akron Archbishop Hoban (20-9) in the Division II Regional Final on Saturday at 11 a.m. at Canton GlenOak High School.