South Dearborn baseball seniors, with Coach Jay Malott at center, proudly display their 2019 Class 3A sectional trophy following Monday's 16-1 victory over Madison. They are, from left: Jace Leonard, Noah Probst, Peyton Shephard, Tristan Rinehart, Ethan Getz and Trey Thies. (SD Athletics)
South Dearborn’s baseball Knights (16-6) followed their 4-way tie for the EIAC title by capturing their first IHSAA Class 3A sectional championship since 2015 on Memorial Day Monday, defeating Madison 16-1 in the 5-inning final. Coach Jay Malott’s crew advances to Saturday’s 4-team regional at Evansville Bosse to meet Silver Creek’s Dragons (21-6). (SD Athletics)
SD sophomore Tobie Teke bellies into third base safely during Saturday's 17-7 Class 3A baseball sectional semifinal round victory over Rushville at Highlander Park.
Senior second baseman Ethan Getz dives for a seeing-eye single up the middle that just eludes him in South Dearborn's 16-1 Class 3A baseball sectional championship win over Madison May 27.
South Dearborn baseball seniors accept the 2019 Class 3A sectional championship trophy from athletic director Ryan Walston following their 16-1 win over Madison on Memorial Day Monday. (SD Athletics)
AURORA - After a season in which South Dearborn baseball was one of four teams to tie for the conference title, Coach Jay Malott's Knights stepped up to dominate Class 3A Sectional 29.