Franklin Park Falls At StateCENTRALIA - The Salem Bobcats fell to Waterloo 8-5 in the Class L State Semifinals on Wednesday afternoon. Brenden Boles gave the Bobcats a solid pitching performance by going 5 innings striking out 7 batters.
The Bobcats led 4-3 after 5 innings, but gave up five runs in the 6th to give up the lead sending them to the 3rd place game on Thursday at 2pm at Centralia Rotary Park.
Brenden Boles and Max Phillips both were 3-4 at the plate. Boles drove in 2 runs and Phillips drove in a run. Cole Steward added 2 hits and an RBI and Clay Irwin got a hit and an RBI.
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