Seniors Chris Appelman and Joe Raub each had run-scoring hits in the eighth inning to lift the visiting Elizabethtown Panthers to a 3-1 win over Bullitt East on Monday.
The game was a rematch of last year’s Semi-State 3 best-of-three series, which Bullitt East won.
Appelman had an RBI double and Raub had an RBI single as the No. 13 Panthers (23-8) improved to 16-4 in their last 20 games.
Junior Carter Elmore had two singles, while senior Clay Hinton doubled.