BASEBALL: Darlington 3, St. Francis 2 (Gm 1); St. Francis 2, Darlington 1 (Gm 2)
Darlington hosted a doubleheader against Region 6-A opponent St. Francis on Thursday, winning the first game in walk-off fashion while coming up short in the nightcap.
Nick Mauer hit a solo home run in the fourth inning and then hit a two-run double in the bottom of the seventh to give Darlington the 3-2 victory in Game 1.
Cal Fuller got the win on the mound, pitching a complete game and striking out seven. St. Francis scored two runs in the top of the seventh to put the Tigers in a bind.