The Saint Joseph High School baseball team is headed to the IHSAA Class 3A State Finals for the first time in school history.
The Indians (24-4) defeated Northwood 8-5 to capture the Class 3A northern Semi-State title on Saturday.
With the win, the Indians will advance to play Jasper (31-4) at Victory Field in Indianapolis on Saturday at 2pm ET.
The game was highlighted by a monster homer by Alex Voss to help seal the victory. Tony Carmola also had a homer in the game.
The Indians had 8 runs on 7 hits and committed 6 errors in the game. Northwood had 5 runs on 11 hits and 2 errors in the game.
South Bend Tribune Article- http://www.southbendtribune.com/sports/high_school/alex-voss-three-run-bomb-sends-st-joe-baseball-team/article_5e7f6fb5-5d8e-5dae-b5a5-1757375b6e51.html
WSBT Video- http://wsbt.com/sports/content/st-joe-wins-first-ever-semi-state-title
WNDU Video- http://www.wndu.com/content/sports/Penn-St-Joe-advance-to-baseball-state-finals-with-Semi-State-wins-427696023.html
ABC57 Video- http://www.abc57.com/news/st-joe-powers-its-way-to-1st-ever-state-finals-in-program-history
IHSAA Tournament Central- http://www.ihsaa.org/dnn/Sports/Boys/Baseball/2016-17/StateTournament/tabid/2008/Default.aspx#36502147-state-finals