Cheboygan Uses Two Walk-Off Wins to Claim Baseball District Title

SAULT STE. MARIE – Cheboygan beat Marquette in walk-off fashion 4-3 in the baseball Div. 2 district semifinal at Sault Ste. Marie on Saturday.

The Chiefs followed up that performance with a nine inning, 1-0 walk-off win over Escanaba in the district title game.

In the semifinal against Marquette, Tyler Balazovic delivered the walk-off hit with a drive to deep center that scored Sean Postula.

In the championship, it was Jacob Jankoviak who provided the late heroics with a walk-off single up the gut.

Escanaba had beaten Sault Ste. Marie 2-0 in the other district semfinal.

With the wins, Cheboygan advances to face Petoskey in the regional semifinals on Wednesday night in Petoskey.

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