The Beaver Dam High School baseball team rallied from a 5-1 hole to win wild one at Slinger 10-8 on Tuesday in a WIAA Division One Regional Semifinal. After giving up four runs in the bottom 3rd, the Golden Beavers sent 11 men to the plate in the 5th to lead 8-6. The Owls plated a pair in the bottom of the frame to put the game back to even at 8-8. Ben Scharfenberg had a clutch single to center in top of 6th that plated Logan Thomas and Wesley Biel, restoring the two run cushion. Slinger loaded the based in the bottom of the 7th, but a 1-2-3 double play ended the game.
Alex Sota, Evan Sharkey, Logan Thomas, Griff Wicklund and Kadin Jimenez all collected to hits with Scharfenberg and Daelen Johnson each knocking in a pair of runs.
Alex Soto pitched three innings in relief of Daelen Johnson, giving up 1 hit and two unearned runs to collect the victory.
Beaver Dam (10-7) will travel to #1 seed West Bend East (19-7) on Thursday night for a WIAA Division One Regional Final.
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