Robert Zeigler puts Defiance in the State Championship

Weston Rivers crushes 3-run triple in the first inning.

The Defiance baseball team is headed to the division II Ohio State Championship game after defeating Hoban, 5-1.

Weston Rivers delivered the big blow, a bases loaded 3-run triple in the first inning and it was all Robert Zeigler needed. Zeigler struckout 14 batters in 7 innings while allowing one unearned run.