De La Salle baseball in state semis — LIVE UPDATES
By Mike Moore
Posted June 15, 2012
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.
About the author
Sports Writer Mike Moore covers a variety of sports in Oakland County and the Detroit Catholic League. Mike joined C & G Newspapers in 2006 shortly after graduating from Albion College where he played football. He attended Dearborn Divine Child where he met his wife Jennifer. They have four sons together and reside in Dearborn.
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