New Albany Little League topped Fort Wayne St. Joseph Central 13-6 Monday in the first round of single-elimination play at the state tournament in South Bend.
The team advances to a state semifinal matchup with New Castle Tuesday at 12:30 p.m. The game will air on WXVW-1450. The other semifinal begins at 10 a.m., with Terre Haute North taking on Frankfort.
Tucker Biven was the star Monday, racking up three home runs and single in New Albany’s quarterfinal win.