Stags survive and advance

Staff report

MONCKS CORNER -- Chase Ganey and Dylan Baker drove in two runs each and Berkeley High School survived an elimination game with a 6-1 victory over Gilbert on Saturday night in the Class AAA baseball playoffs.

The 24-4 Stags advance to Monday's Lower State final, where they face a rematch with Hartsville. Berkeley must win twice at Hartsville to advance to the state championship.

Josh Simmons and Eric Orton also drove in runs for the Stags, who got five innings of one-run pitching from Jeffrey Stone before Joe Glauser finished off the game.