Boardman advanced to the district semifinals on Wednesday with a win against Mentor, 5-1.
Madison Lester earned the victory on the rubber for Boardman. The righthander went seven innings, allowing one run on four hits and striking out ten.
Leah Temple took the loss for Mentor. The pitcher lasted six innings, allowing four hits and five runs while striking out six.
The Spartans totaled four hits in the game. Dana Haus and Lester each managed multiple hits. Lester and Haus all had two hits to lead.
Temple led Mentor with two hits in four at bats.
The win advances the Spartans to the district semifinal against Canton Hoover. That game is scheduled for Monday at Austintown Fitch. First pitch is slated for 5:30.
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