State Baseball, Softball Tournament Action Across Area

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A couple of area teams are headed to semi-state action after winning at their regional finals.
IN 3A:
Evansville Memorial defeated Jasper 2-1 at Ruxer Field.  The Tigers will now face Silver Creek in a 3-A semi-state matchup set for Saturday.  Also, North Posey defeated Linton 15-6 at Southridge; the Vikings ace Greencastle on Saturday.
In Class A, two area teams play each other Saturday, as Bar-Reeve will try to repeat as semi-state champions.  Their first game will be against a team they defeated in the semi-state a year ago– the Shakamak Lakers.  Barr-Reeve advances to semi-state with a 6-0 win over Tecumseh, while Shakamak advanced with a 12-1 win over Bethesda Christian.  The winner of that game will face the winner of the South Central-Indianapolis Lutheran game, for a berth in the Class A state finals.
In softball, semis tate action, Silver Creek downed Gibson Southern 7-5.  Cascade took out North Posey 3-0, and Tecumseh advances with a 7-4 win at North Daviess over Clay City.