Run in sixth inning sends Eugene past Russellville for district title

Eugene's Garrett Hogard pitches to Russellville’s Jake Schulte during the first inning of Wednesday’s Class 2 District 8 Tournament championship game at Southern Boone High School in Ashland. (Trevor Hahn/News Tribune)
Eugene's Garrett Hogard pitches to Russellville’s Jake Schulte during the first inning of Wednesday’s Class 2 District 8 Tournament championship game at Southern Boone High School in Ashland. (Trevor Hahn/News Tribune)

ASHLAND -- The Eugene Eagle and Russellville Indian baseball programs are getting pretty used to matching up in district play.

The two sides squared off again Wednesday night at Southern Boone High School for the fourth consecutive postseason, and a late run pushed the Eagles to a 5-4 victory and the...