Boardman defeated Warren Harding, 20-3, in six innings in the Division I high school baseball Sectional Semi-finals at Warren Harding High School.
The Spartans were led offensively by Nico Diianni, who went 3-4 with a triple, three RBIs and four runs scored. Brian Fryda was 2-4 with three RBIs and three runs scored. Standouts for Boardman also included Joe Lendak, 2-4 with two RBIs and three runs scored; and Michael Notar, 2-4 with an RBI and two runs scored.
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Jake Baun earned the win, pitching five innings and striking out four batters.
Boardman advances to face Howland on the road, Friday at 4 p.m. in the D-I Sectional Final.