LaPorte defeated Hammond Clark 11-2 on Saturday. The game was tied at two with LaPorte batting in the bottom of the fifth when Gavin Zolvinski drew a walk, scoring one run.
LaPorte was boosted by Carson Crass who went 4-for-4 at the plate. Crass singled in the first, singled in the third, singled in the fifth, and singled in the fifth.
Hammond Clark got things started in the first inning. Luis Pena grounded out, scoring one run.
Cam Worthington got the win for LaPorte. He allowed zero hits and zero runs over one inning, striking out one and walking one.
David Applegarth started the game for LaPorte. He went one inning, allowing one run on two hits, striking out one and walking zero Shawn Kron started the game for Hammond Clark. He surrendered three runs on six hits over four innings, striking out three and walking zero
LaPorte Slicer Varsity scattered 11 hits in the game. Crass, Brock Lipscomb, and Josh Trim each had multiple hits for LaPorte. Crass went 4-for-4 at the plate to lead LaPorte Slicer Varsity in hits.