Wildcats nip Tell City 5-4 in bottom of 7th

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By Larry Goffinet

ROCKPORT—Mater Dei scored the winning run on a ground out in the bottom of the seventh to edge Tell City 5-4 in the Class 2A baseball sectional semifinals Monday.

Shane Weedman hit a three-run homer for Tell City in the first inning.

Kyle Osborne, Jordan Heck and Dayne Seibert each added two hits for the Marksmen.

Trent Gunn had three hits, including a home run, and drove in four runs as Tell City pounded North Posey 10-2 in the first round Saturday.

Weedman pitched the first 6 1/3 innings for the win, scattering six hits and seven walks as he gave up only one earned run.

See more details on both games in the News Thursday.