The Iowa High School Athletic Association continued its State Baseball Tournament at Principal Park in Des Moines yesterday with the Class 3A Quarter-Finals. Seventh ranked Waverly-Shell Rock scored six runs in the top of the first and beat third ranked Carlisle 8-5 in a class 3A quarterfinal. Waverly-Shell Rock coach Casey Klunder.
The Go-Hawks got a big lift out of the bullpen from Luke Willis, who pitched four a two thirds scoreless innings.
Klunder says it was a total team effort.
The Go-Hawks move into the Semi-Finals where they will play second seed Harlan on Friday. The other Class 3A Semi-Final will be top seed Davenport Assumption against four seed Sioux City Bishop Heelan. The Class 4A Quarter-Finals will be played today. It will be West Des Moines Valley against Waukee, Johnston vs. Cedar Rapids Washington, Noth Scott-Eldridge vs. Epworth Western Dubuque and Urbandale vs. Marshalltown.