Shippensburg staved off elimination defeating Dillsburg 6-5 Friday night at Dillsburg. Shippensburg scored a run in the bottom of the sixth to move on in the District 14 Double Elimination Tournament. With the score tied 5-5 in the bottom of the sixth Justin Harne and Athan Miller singled, and back to back walks produced the winning run.
Trailing 3-1 in the bottom of third, Noah Cornett had a grand slam home run to make it 5-3 Shippensburg,
Dillsburg drew even in the fifth inning on a Tristan Taylor home run and added another run on an error.
Ayden Estep, Eyan Osterman, and Athen Miller had two hits each for Shippensurg.
Tristan Taylor had three hits for Dillsburg, Tim Gunning and Oscar Dees each had two hits.
Shippensburg will play Greencastle in an elimination game Friday night at 8:00 p.m. at Dillsburg.