MARINETTE, Wis. (WSAU) - The Plover Post 543 American Legion pitcher Austin Schulfer had a one-hit shutout through five innings on the opening day of the Class AAA State Tournament. That didn’t last, as Madison chipped away at Plover’s five run lead.
Reliever Zak Wallner shut down the defending state champions over the final 2 2⁄3 innings to give Plover a 6-3 victory and put them in the winners bracket. They play Ash Port Thursday.
Game 5: 10 a.m. - Sheboygan (28-12) vs. Madison Impact (13-11) Game 6: 1 p.m. - Kimberly (13-10) vs. Eau Claire/Marinette (21-16) Game 7: 4 p.m. - Plover (34-6) vs. Ash Port (26-6) Game 8: 7 p.m. - Beloit (27-8) vs. Eau Claire (28-8)