HUDSON, Ohio (WYTV) – Poland rallied from an early 3-1 deficit to defeat Canton South 8-4 in the Division II Regional Finals Friday in Hudson. The Bulldogs advance to State for the first time since 1983.
Dom Lipari racked up 4 RBI for the Bulldogs, going 2-3 with a double and a single in the win. Eric White also drove in a pair of runs, finishing the game with 4 singles. Ricky Svetlak and Nick Romeo each tallied a pair of singles.
D.J. Wilson went 2-4 with a triple and a double with an RBI for Canton South.
Poland improves to 26-2 on the season. The Bulldogs advance to face Bishop Watterson (23-8) in the Division II State Semifinals Friday at 10am at Huntington Park in Columbus.
Canton South ends the season with a record of 23-7.