Bagdad baseball wins big, advances to state quarters
AIA D-4 State Playoffs
Chandler Prep 2
Fourth-seeded Bagdad advanced to the quarterfinals of the Division 4 state baseball tournament on Saturday after crushing Chandler Prep in this second-round game at Goodyear Baseball Complex.
The Sultans will move on to face section foe Joy Christian, the fifth seed, which they beat 9-8 for the D-4, Section 4 title on April 28. That quarterfinals match-up will be played at 6 p.m. this Friday, May 8, also at Goodyear Baseball Complex.
If Bagdad wins, the team would play in the semifinals at 11 a.m. this Saturday in Surprise against the winner of a Friday quarterfinal pitting No. 8 Valley Union-No. 1 Desert Christian.