St. Mary Catholic shuts out Mineral Point, advances to State Championship

GRAND CHUTE, Wis. (WBAY) - Day two of the WIAA State Baseball Tournament was fruitful for the St. Mary Catholic Zephyrs.

St. Mary Catholic blanked Mineral Point 4-0 in the Division 3 semifinals. The Zephyrs first batter of the game, Caden Uhlenbrauck touched all the bases after he sliced a hit to right field and then a throwing error allowed Uhlenbrauck him to give SMC a 1-0 lead.

Then a couple of batters later, SMC's T.J. Skrzypczak singled to left field which allowed Christian Jack to come in and score to give the Zephyr's a 2-0 lead after the first inning.

Skrzypczak was also dominant on the mound. He allowed just one hit, going seven innings and striking out five batters.

St. Mary Catholic will play Webster on Thursday at noon.

Ongoing scoreboard is below:

Tuesday, June 12

Division 1 Quarterfinals

Game 1 - Waunakee (19-6) 12, Eau Claire North 8

Game 2 - Green Bay Preble (21-3) 3, Kimberly (18-8) 2

Game 3 - Arrowhead (24-3) 2, Burlington (20-8) 1

Game 4 - Janesville Craig (23-5) 8, Milwaukee King (14-10) 0

Game 5 - Waunakee (20-6) 3, Green Bay Preble (21-4) 1 (11)

Game 6 - Arrowhead (25-3) 2, Janesville Craig (23-6) 1

Wednesday, June 13

Division 4 Semifinals

Game 1 - Athens (20-2) 3, Ithaca (17-3) 1

Game 2 - Thorp (14-10) 6, Johnson Creek (17-9) 5

Division 3 Semifinals

Game 1 - St. Mary Catholic (18-2) 4, Mineral Point (18-5) 0

Game 2 - Webster (26-3) 14, Kenosha St. Joseph (20-6) 8

Division 2 Semifinals – 6 p.m.

Game 1 - Mosinee vs. Jefferson

Game 2 - Ellsworth vs. Waupun

* Second game of sessions scheduled approx. 30 minutes after conclusion of Game 1

Thursday, June 14

Division 4 Final - Athens (20-3) vs. Thorp (14-10) - 9 a.m.

Division 3 Final - St. Mary Catholic (18-2) vs. Webster (26-3) - Noon

Division 2 Final - Winner of Game 1 vs. Winner of Game 2 - 3 p.m.

Division 1 Final: Waunakee (20-6) vs. Arrowhead (25-3) - 6 p.m.