Senior outfielder RJ Lara drove in both runs in Carroll's 2-0 win against Mill Valley on Thursday while junior pitcher Brady Bockover threw a four-hit shutout. The Eagles will play City League foe Heights in the 5A state semifinals.
The Maize Eagles and Heights Falcons' starting pitchers threw a combined 16 scoreless innings with only three hits. The game went 12 innings, and Heights won 1-0 on a walk-off from junior Tanner Day in the 2018 Class 5A state tournament.
St. Thomas Aquinas finished second to Bishop Miege at last year's Class 5-1A swim meet. This year, Aquinas flipped the script, topping Kapaun Mt. Carmel by four points on May 19, 2018 for the championship.
The Kapaun Crusaders had a roller coaster day at the Class 5A meet May 19, 2018. Kapaun thought it had won the school's first girls swim title after winning the final event, but they fell short to Aquinas.