FAIRMONT, W.Va. – The Bridgeport Little League major league division all-stars kept their summer season going with a victory over Shinnston Little League at Mary Lou Retton Park on Wednesday.
Bridgeport took a 4-1 lead in the top of the third by scoring a trio of runs with two outs in the inning.
Shinnston cut the deficit to two runs in the bottom of the inning, but Bridgeport responded with a big top of the fourth.
The boys in red and white scored six runs on five hits, and with the help from a couple of Shinnston errors, to take a commanding 10-2 lead at that point.
With the win, Bridgeport forced a winner-takes-all game on Thursday at Shinnston Little League.
The winner of Thursday’s meeting between Shinnston and Bridgeport will advance to the major league division state little league tournament.