Eau Claire blanks Reds at district tournament
The Superior Reds lost to Eau Claire Pizza Hut 16-0 in the Class AAA regional tournament Wednesday at Copeland Park in La Crosse.
Hunter Dicus hit a pair of homers, Isaac Gibson hit a grand slam and Dominic Berlin pitched seven shutout innings for Eau Claire.
Berlin struck out 10 in seven innings of four-hit ball. He also recorded four hits at the plate.
In Thursday’s action, Eau Claire defeated La Crosse 10-3 and La Crosse rebounded to defeat Chippewa Falls 14-8.
Eau Claire and La Crosse will play for the championship today with La Crosse needing to defeat Eau Claire twice. The winner will advance to the state tournament.