MADISON, W.Va. -- Nate Adkins stroked a two-out RBI single in the top of the eighth inning Tuesday, leading visiting Wayne to a 4-3 victory over Scott in a Class AA Region 4 baseball semifinal.
The victory sends the Pioneers (13-15) into Thursday's regional finals at No. 1-ranked Herbert Hoover (28-3) at 6 p.m. In a pair of Cardinal Conference games during the regular season, the Huskies beat Wayne 18-2 and 14-2.
Mike Perry shut the door for Wayne in the bottom of the eighth Tuesday to wrap up the win over the Skyhawks (18-16).