Chariho advances to semifinals with eight inning victory!
In game two of their quarterfinal series, Chariho edged Cranston, 3-2, to advance to a semifinal matchup with the winner of Slocum Baseball (#2 seed) and West Warwick (#7 seed).
In the bottom of the eighth inning, Jason Edwards drove in Liam Currier, who stole second base, with a walk-off single with two outs to win the game for the Chargers.
Justin Giles, who pitched all eight innings, picked up the victory for Chariho. Alan Carpenter also had a key rbi in this closely contested game.
Defensively, infielders Ethan Elderkin (third base) and Adam Carpenter (shortstop) played well. In addition, Brendan McGovern came up big behind the plate as well as the outfield trio of Austin DeAngelis, Jack Stevens and Kyle McGovern.
McGovern actually threw out a runner in the seventh inning.
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