Northern Door beat Wrightstown 8-2 on Sunday to win their 4th straight regional championship. Chiefs manager Mark Sawyer….[audio:http://wdor.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/07/MARK29.mp3|titles=Mark Sawyer]
Trailing 1-0 in the bottom of the 2nd inning, Northern Door would score five runs in the inning to take the lead for good. Trevor Tanck’s RBI single was the only hit in the rally. Northern Door added two more in the 3rd inning on a Tanner Biwer RBI triple and Griffin Cole RBI single and closed the scoring in the 4th on a RBI groundout by Cody Giesseman that scored Kyle Volkman. Eight different players scored runs for the Chiefs. Matt Hecht allowed 2 runs on 5 hits for the win, becoming the 4th Northern Door starter to pitch six or more innings, manager Mark Sawyer….[audio:http://wdor.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/07/MARK111.mp3|titles=Mark Sawyer]
Northern Door’s first game at the Class “A” State Tournament is 4:30 Wednesday afternoon against Ripon at Richland Center. We’ll have the broadcast on WDOR.