Community R6 Trojans Baseball Earns Final Four Appearance

The Community R6 Trojans Baseball Team is headed to the Final Four in the Class 1 State High School Baseball Tournament after defeating the Sacred Heart Gremlins 9 to 4 in Laddonia tonight (Wednesday).

Community senior Gavin Allen set the tone of the game launching a home run in the first inning to give the Trojans a 1-0 lead. Ayden Meranda then extended the Trojans lead with a blast that went yard in the third inning and it was 2-0 Community.

It was a masterful performance on the mound for Trojans starting pitcher Mason Carroll. He pitched a complete game and struck out ten.

KXEO’s Michael Daugherty and Matt Pilger with the final play of the game.

The Trojans will play again on Monday, May 29 at 1pm against Platte Valley with a trip to the State Championship Game up for grabs.