Varsity Extra

Second 5A SIC baseball team clinches spot at state tournament

The Capital High baseball team secured a 5A state tournament berth for the third time in four years Wednesday with a 10-1 victory at Mountain View.

With the win, Capital (17-5, 13-3 5A SIC) also advances to the 5A District Three championship series against Rocky Mountain starting Monday. The top two teams in the 5A SIC regular season standings meet in a best-of-three series to determine seeding for the state tournament May 18-20 at Borah High.

See the full district tournament brackets here.

Michael Lycklama: 208-377-6424, @MichaelLycklama