Ripon 1, Westfield 0: Matt Putzer tossed a two-hitter with 10 strikeouts as the Tigers knocked off the second-seeded Pioneers.
Ripon will travel to top-seeded Wisconsin Dells today for a WIAA Division 2 regional final.
The Tigers got their lone run in the fifth inning when Jared Block singled home Adam Cluppert from second base. Cluppert had led off the inning with a walk and advanced to second on a passed ball before Block’s hit.
Hayden Fenner collected a pair of hits in the game for Ripon.
Ripon…000 010 0 — 1 6 0
Westfield…000 000 0 — 0 2 1
WP: Matt Putzer (7 IP, 2 BBs, 10 Ks). LP: Not available.
Leading hitters: RIP — Hayden Fenner 2 hits; Jared Block, RBI.