The Final Score: St. Viator 4,
Warriors Star Performers: Ryan Adkins threw 6 2/3 innings striking out six batters before surrendering the lead in the bottom of the seventh.
Other Notable Warrior Performances: Ethan Cohen had a RBI on a sacrifice fly ball in the sixth and a hit in the first scoring a run. Xander Horwitz’s sacrifice fly in the first scored Cohen.
Who’s Next: The Warriors finished their season in the Regional final with a 12-23 record.
The Bottom Line: With Deerfield leading 3-1 with two outs and a runner on first in the bottom of the seventh, a base hit put the tying runs on base for the Lions. Another hit tied the contest with two on. The next batter was hit by a pitch to load the bases before another hit batsman forced the winning run across the plate for St. Viator.