KHSAA State baseball – semifinals recap

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) – It took 9 innings for both state title participants to close out their semifinal foes at Whitaker Bank Ballpark Friday night.

Saint Xavier beat McCracken County 3-2 while Campbell County topped Bullitt East 1-0.

For the Tigers, it was the team’s second straight walk-off win of the state tournament.  X only had one other walk-off win this season (Derby day over Brentwood Academy on a bases-loaded ball four call as head coach Andy Porta recalls).

Freshman Cam Scheler drove home the tying and winning runs in the bottom of the 9th during his first state tourney at bat.

Saint X and Campbell County will face off for the state crown Saturday night at 7 at Whitaker Bank Ballpark.

Check out highlights and more in the video.

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