The Snyder Tigers batted around in the first inning scoring 5 runs as they went on to beat the Hutto Hippos 7-5 in the 3A State Semifinals.
Jake Crenwelge was 2 for 2 with 3 RBI and Lance Day pitched all 7 innings for the complete game win. The Tigers advance to play Texarkana Pleasant Grove at Noon Thursday for the 3A State title.
Brent Bollinger (15-1) will be on the mound for Snyder in the Championship game. 25 years ago his father Charles, Snyder's current head coach, pitched Snyder to their only State title.
NewsChannel 11 is the only Lubbock television station in Austin and we'll have complete title coverage Thursday on NewsChannel 11 at 5, 6, and 10.