St. Xavier's Andrew Willinger (25) was mobbed by teammates after hitting a two-run homer against Mercer County in the state baseball tournament Monday. Hitting is down in the tournament, but a strong kid like Willinger can still hit the ball out of the park.
St. Xavier's Andrew Willinger (25) was mobbed by teammates after hitting a two-run homer against Mercer County in the state baseball tournament Monday. Hitting is down in the tournament, but a strong kid like Willinger can still hit the ball out of the park. Herald-Leader
St. Xavier's Andrew Willinger (25) was mobbed by teammates after hitting a two-run homer against Mercer County in the state baseball tournament Monday. Hitting is down in the tournament, but a strong kid like Willinger can still hit the ball out of the park. Herald-Leader

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