Sioux Falls, SD (KWSN) - For a second consecutive year, Rapid City’s St Thomas Moore High School has captured the South Dakota Club Baseball Class B championship at Sioux Falls Stadium on Monday.
The tournament began with the Cavs defeated previously unbeaten Parkston 5-1 in the semifinals. Then in the second semifinal Madison’s Jacob Leighton would toss a no-hitter in a 1-0 win over West Central. Leighton struck out 16 batters in the winning effort.
In the championship tilt Madison and STM played to a scoreless stalemate after 5 innings, however in the bottom of the 6th the Cavs were able to manufacture 2 runs before shutting Madison down in the 7th to claim the Championship.
St Thomas Moore finished the season at 16-1.