district title game would prove a tough one as it opened tournament action with a 1-0 win at Marlette's expense. That battle lasted 11 innings.
Jimmy Schroeder led Capac's offensive attack with a pair of singles. Michael Foster and Jakob Sawyers added a single each to the Chiefs' cause.
Joe Peters collected the lone Capac run.
Andrew Sams and Schroeder shared the pitching responsibilities for Capac, the latter getting the victory in relief. They allowed three total hits and struck out 17 along the way.
Capac then challenged Brown City for tournament honors next.
When the final out was registered, Capac had registered a 3-2 triumph.
Foster (three singles), Sams (a double) plus Brad Schaefer and Josh Palazzolo (a single apiece) furnished Capac's base hits.
Sams (two) and Ben Geliske (one) supplied Capac's runs.
Foster was the winning Capac pitcher. He allowed seven hits and struck out three en route.
Kevin Kissane has been covering high school sports for the Tri-City Times since 1985. When not standing on a field or court with his camera and notepad, he enjoys golf, travel and family. Kevin is a 1980 graduate of Capac High School, and is also a grad of St. Clair Community College and earned a degree in journalism from Central Michigan University.