LAFAYETTE, Ind. (WLFI) — 11 was the magic number for Delphi on Saturday night.
Senior pitcher (No. 11) Gavin Gleason delivered 11 strikeouts in Saturday's 7-2 upset win over Wapahani in the Class 2A Central Catholic Regional Championship. The Manchester commit Gleason pitched all seven innings. It has been 11 years since Delphi won its last regional crown.
Wapahani held a (29-1) overall record and a No. 1 ranking in 2A coming into Saturday's matchup.
The Oracles scored all seven of their runs in the second inning. Jaden Roth paced the offense with 2-3 hitting and a pair of RBI.
Delphi will play Eastside in the semistate round on June 11. First pitch is scheduled for 1PM at Kokomo Municipal Stadium.