Macomb CountyJune 15, 2012
De La Salle baseball in state semis — LIVE UPDATES
By Mike Moore
C & G Sports Writer
BATTLE CREEK — The Pilots from Warren De La Salle are getting set to take on Howell High at Morrison Field in Battle Creek.
C & G's Mike Moore is at the game and will be posting live. Game time is noon.
Pilots win 3-2. Will play either Hudsonville or Saline at 12:30 p.m. tomorrow. Check back for a web story shortly.
Pilots are three outs from the final. Howell coming to bat in the bottom of the seventh trailing 3-2.
Pilots take a 3-1 lead in the sixth when Dominic DiPuma led off the frame with a towering home run. In the bottom of the inning, Howell answers back with a run of its own. DLS leads 3-2 heading into the seventh.
Howell gets on the scoreboard. Pilots lead 2-1 in the top of the sixth.
Pilots take a 2-0 lead in the top of the fifth after a two-out, RBI double by Reed Carnagie to score Matt Beam.
The Pilots strike first and take a 1-0 lead on an RBI single by Joe Loria. Howell coming to bat in the bottom of the fourth.
Still no score. De La Salle pitcher Kevin Carroll is throwing a good game. Pilots coming to bat in the top of fourth.
One game down, two to go. Just got to De La Salle vs. Howell High. The Pilots were 2-14 at one point but have a chance to play for a state final with a win here today. Just got going, no score yet.