PL Majors schedule District title shot

IRONWOOD – Portage Lake remains on the road to Williamsport after a big win in the first District 11 Major (age 11-12) championship game Thursday.

Kevin Bostwick threw a two-hitter and struck out 11 Ishpeming batters as Portage Lake rolled to an 11-1 win in just five innings.

Portage Lake got a big two-run homer from Elias Rajala to fuel the uprising.

PL has now won four games in the elimination bracket to reach a second championship game in the double-elimination tournament. The repeat is tonight at 6:30 EDT.

In Minor baseball at Marquette, Negaunee eliminated Keweenaw 13-7 to advance to a rematch with Portage Lake. Negaunee must win tonight and Saturday for the title.