Knoxville Catholic (26-12) faced off against Lipscomb Academy at the TSSAA D-II AA State first round of baseball finals. Daniel Parris (2023) didn’t allow a single run in a dominating pitching performance. Parris allowed just three hits, striking out ten in his complete game shutout over the Mustangs.
Catholic bats were ready, racking up eight hits in the game. Miller Spence (2023) and Landon Lutterman (2022) had two hits each to lead the Irish. Nate Breeden (2022) singled in the bottom of the 5th with bases loaded to score two. The Irish committed zero errors in the team win.
Catholic advances to face McCallie (3-2 win over Baylor) at 12:30PM CST on Wednesday, May 25.
Partial excerpts and box score shared from GameChanger.