Johnston wore dark uniforms on a scorching day in Iowa City, but heat doesn’t bother Dragons. Johnston advanced past Waukee Northwest, 11-3. The Wolves reached the 4A state semifinals in their first year as a school.
Jake Pemble picked up the win for the 35-4 Dragons, while Will Nuss and Tyne Weeden homered and combined for 7 RBI.
The championship game is Friday night at 7:30 in Iowa City.
Interviews with Pemble and Nuss.
Video from WHO 13’s Trent Reicks.