Brian Bates was 2 for 4 with three stolen bases, two runs and an RBI, while Ryan DeRusha was 3 for 4 with a double and two RBIs to lead the visiting Patriots (3-3) past the Panthers (2-4) in the semifinals of the Spring Break Classic at David Prouty. DeRusha and Christian Nuniz combined on a one-hitter for Burncoat, which will face Danvers in the championship at 2 p.m. Thursday at David Prouty. The Panthers will face South at 11 a.m.
Burncoat 6, David Prouty 1
Tuesday, Apr. 16, 2013, at Spencer
Updated: Tuesday, April 16, 2013, 9:08 p.m.