NEW ALBANY, Ohio (WKBN) – Boardman blanked Ashtabula 11-0 in the 12-U Little League Baseball State Tournament on Tuesday in New Albany, Ohio.
Anthony Triveri and Tyler Kirlik each drove in a pair of runs in the win.
Boardman pitching shut down Ashtabula without allowing a hit in the game. Mason Nawrocki struck out five batters in 1 2/3 innings, while Mike Demetrios finished with three strikeouts in 2 1/3 innings of work.
With the win, Boardman advances to face Mount Vernon in the loser’s bracket semifinals Wednesday at 5:30 p.m.