La Plata and Middletown faced off at Ripken Stadium in Aberdeen, Maryland on Saturday in the 2-A Baseball State Championship game.
Scoreless through 4 innings, the Knights got on the board first scoring two runs in the top of the 5th. The Warriors would then double that, scoring 4 runs in the bottom of the 5th to put them up 4-2. That score would stand and La Plata won the 2-A Baseball state title 4-2 over Middletown.
La Plata junior pitcher, Ryan Calvert, had 13 strikeouts on the day. This is La Plata’s third state title (’08, ’17, ’19).