XENIA – Versailles only needed one run to defeat Cincinnati Hills Christian Academy in the regional semifinals on Thursday at Athletes in Action in Xenia.
Senior pitcher Brett McEldowney threw a complete game two-hitter for the Tigers to earn the win in the Ohio High School Athletic Association tournament game.
Versailles scored the game’s only run in the bottom of the first as Kurtis Rutschilling drove in Kyle Subler with a two-out single.
Versailles now advances to play Anna in the regional semifinals at 5 p.m. Friday at Athletes in Action in Xenia. The winner of the game will advance to next week’s state final four in Columbus.
The Tigers and Rockets met earlier this season with Anna winning 5-1 on April 23.