Corey Billaney hit a grand slam home run to lift the Boissevain Centennials to a 6-1 win over the visiting Hartney Hoppers and a 2-1 series lead in their best-of-five South West Baseball League semifinal on Wednesday.
Junior Brake threw a complete game in which he allowed two hits to collect the win, while Jagger Thomas went 2-for-3 with a pair of runs scored.
Trevor Derlago took the loss for Hartney, while Mark Derlago scored the team’s run in the fourth inning.
The two teams meet again today in Hartney at 7 p.m.
» Brandon Sun