Niles advanced to the Division II District Semi-finals following a 1-0 win over Jefferson on Thursday.
Tyler Wiery drove in the game’s only run with a base hit to score Justin Lopes in the third inning. James Tate tallied a pair of hits in the win for the Red Dragons.
Jake Foster picked up the win on the mound for Niles, pitching four shutout innings with seven strikeouts. Noah Arvin notched the save, pitching a scoreless seventh inning in the victory.
Niles advances to face Struthers in the Division II District Semi-finals, Monday at 4 p.m. at Cene Park.