Utica Post began the day having to complete a game against Ilion which was started the night before.  Only 1 inning had been completed and Utica led 6-0.  Utica then added 3 more in the top of the 2nd and never looked back defeating Ilion 11-0 in 6 innings.  Mike King went the distance on the mound.  Mike Obernesser had 3 hits and 2 RBI for Utica.

After a 2 hour break, Whitestown was up next.  This time it was Ryan Donovan’s turn to take the mound.  Donovan threw a complete game, allowing only 1 earned run, scattering 8 hits and striking out 6.  Mike Bunal had 3 hits for Whitestown.  MIke King, Ryan Donovan, Vin Gaetano, Gary McConnell, and Just Hall each had 2 hits for Utica.  Gaetano added another home run.

Then after a 25 minute break, Utica was at it again vs. Whitestown for the District V Championship.  Ryan Alesandro took the mound and started a bit shaky, walking the first batter and surrendering a home run to Mike Bunal.  Alesandro only allowed 2 hits for the rest of the game.  Utica got 2 hits from Mike King, Mike Scotellaro and  Mike Obernesser.

Utica Post heads to Newburgh to the New York State Championship Tournament for their opening round game on Wednesday at 9:30AM.

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