Wayne falls in regional to Herbert Hoover, 4-2
CLENDENIN, W.Va. -- Herbert Hoover secured a Class AA baseball state tournament berth with a Friday defeat of Wayne in the Region IV finals.
Cody Bowen pitched a five-hitter for the Huskies (29-3) in a 4-2 victory at Jeff Holliday Field.
Mikey Perry also pitched a complete game for Wayne (13-16), allowing six hits, striking out six and walking two.
Zack Cassidy hit a two-run home run in the seventh inning for Wayne.
WAYNE 000 000 2 -- 2 5 4
HERBERT HOOVER 000 220 x -- 4 6 0
Perry and Cassidy. Bowen and Farmer.
Hitting: (W) Cassidy HR, 2 RBIs; (HH) Bird 2-2, Thomas 2B.